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Built By: Vickers (Barrow)
Build Group: D
Fate: Torpedoed on 28th June 1918 by U73 near Northern Ireland.

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Roll of Honour

T Baxter  Able Seaman
G Booth  Leading Stoker
G Booth  Leading Stoker
F Bryan  Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class
H W Cary  Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class
R J Casson  Able Seaman
W Davies  Stoker 1st Class
F Eversfield  Able Seaman
RTN Filkin  Lieutenant
F G Fudge  Able Seaman
S Gill  Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class
P H Jenkins  Chief Engine Room Artificer 2nd Class
H Jones  Stoker 1st Class
W Kiddle  Petty Officer Stoker
G Oxley   Engine Room Artificer 1st Class Lost 11-09-1916
L Page  Leading Seaman
J Phillips  Able Seaman
A M Smith  Stoker 1st Class
H Smith  Stoker 1st Class
J F Smith  Ordinary Telegraphist
THP Stone  Stoker 1st Class
P H Vye  Leading Seaman
E R Walker  Leading Signalman
R R Weight  Petty Officer
F P Wickson  Stoker 1st Class
F P Wickson  Stoker 1st Class
FHL Woolford  Leading Seaman



24-02-1910 : Laid Down
23-10-1911 : Launched
19-04-1912 : Completed
11-09-1916 : Thirty five year old ERA 1st Class Gilbert Oxley O/N 271718 (Po) was a member of the crew of Submarine D6 and he died when accidentally lost overboard in the North Sea.
12-05-1918 : Sank UB-72
28-06-1918 : D6 was sunk by UB-73 off the coast of Ireland


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