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On This Day - September 29

19111911 - 1949: Alecto (J10)Launched
1915C29HMS C29 and the trawler Ariadne were carrying out anti U-boat duties off the Outer Dowsing Light Vessel off the Humber in the North Sea. The submarine was under tow and in telephone contact with the trawler when a mine exploded. The loss of C29 brought an end to trawler/submarine operations.
1917L71Laid Down
1943Unsparing (P55)HMS Unsparing sinks a Greek sailing vessel with gunfire off Kythira Island, Greece.
1993Victorious (S29)Launched

LossesSubmarine Badges