Built By: Vickers (Barrow)
Build Group: E Group 1
Fate: Mined off Harwich on 26th December 1915. Lost with all hands.

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Roll of Honour

Name Rank Number Hons Age
Adams, Harry  Chief Stoker  293436    35
Barry, John  Able Seaman  235923    25
Bellingham, Harold William  Stoker 1st Class  K 19780    20
RN DoB 04/03/1895. Actual 04/03/1894
Bowerman, George Joseph Hastings  Telegraphist  235814    27
Burnett, George Logan  Chief Engine Room Artificer 1st Class  271167    34
Cobb, Richard George  Able Seaman  215722    30
Coltart, William  Petty Officer  177797    38
RN DoB 30/07/1874. Actual 30/07/1877
Coyles, George  Stoker 1st Class  K 19897    26
RN DoB 28/06/1889. Actual 28/06/1888
Davies, Albert  Stoker Petty Officer  302855    31
Desborough, William George  Leading Seaman  231819    28
Foster, William John  Lieutenant Commander      31
Commanding Officer
Gledhill, Alfred  Lieutenant (RNR)      26
Hammond, Stephen Harris  Able Seaman  218264    29
Horwood, William George  Stoker 1st Class  K 17401    21
Jackman, Arthur James  Able Seaman  J 1781    25
Jones, James Edward  Stoker 1st Class  K 10906    25
RN DoB 07/07/1890. Actual 07/07/1889
Kipp, Alfred Charles  Leading Seaman  221166    29
Leaney, William  Able Seaman  223480    29
RN DoB 13/12/1886. Actual 13/06/1886
Marrington, Arthur William  Petty Officer  194256    34
Norton, Frederick William  Leading Signalman  235842    25
Phillott, Charles George Rodney  Lieutenant      24
Potts, Leonard Guy  Able Seaman  236000    26
Rolland, James  Engine Room Artificer 4th Class  M 12027    22
Slater, Ernest  Leading Stoker  311836    30
RN DoB 18/05/1885. Actual 18/05/1882
Stevens, Ernest Edward  Chief Engine Room Artificer 1st Class  269451  DSM  39
Stewart, Robert  Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class  271900    26
Taylor, John  Leading Seaman  230074    28
RN DoB 12/12/1887. Actual 12/12/1888
Tuck, Francis Victor  Stoker 1st Class  K 6544    23
Wallis, William Guy  Stoker 1st Class  K 22270    25
RN DoB 05/11/1890. Actual 05/11/1892
Watts, John James  Leading Stoker  304498    31
Weatherston, Thomas  Engine Room Artificer (RNR)  EA1200    24


12-09-1911 : Laid Down
12-11-1912 : Launched
15-10-1913 : Completed
26-12-1915 : On 26th December 1915 HMS E6 left Harwich to carry out an anti-submarine patrol in the North Sea. As the submarine neared the Sunk Light Vessel she was signalled by a patrolling torpedo boat to keep clear. E6 continued on her course and within view of the torpedo boat struck a mine and disappeared.


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