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G8

Built By: Vickers (Barrow)
Build Group: G2
Fate: Submarine G8 sailed on a North Sea patrol in January 1918 and failed to return. It is believed that she was lost in a German minefield on or about 14th January 1918.

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Roll of Honour

p Armstrong  Midshipman
P F Armstrong  Sub-Lieutenant
W A Belcham  Stoker 1st Class
W C Bones  Leading Signalman
H S Brown  Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class
W H Chick  Able Seaman
J H Darton  Petty Officer
P W Dewsbury  Chief Engine Room Artificer RNR
W C Goldsmith  Petty Officer
A S Harris  Able Seaman
T G Harris  Able Seaman
J P Jacobs  Leading Stoker
P J Kempster  Petty Officer RAN
W Kendall  Leading Seaman
H J Knapp  Boy Telegraphist
H Lowe  Leading Telegraphist
D McCartney  Leading Stoker
G Neate  Stoker 1st Class
A P Orchard  Stoker 1st Class
W G Rook  Stoker 1st Class
RHW Sadler  Leading Seaman
A J Shaw  Able Seaman
J Short  Able Seaman
F Simpson  Able Seaman
J H Stennett  Stoker 1st Class
EFC Sutton  Engine Room Artificer 2nd Class DSM
J F Tryon  Lieutenant
J A Uings  Leading Seaman
J G Watson  Lieutenant RNR
H Watts  Stoker Petty Officer DSM
F J Winchcomb  Stoker 1st Class
W J Wise  Stoker 1st Class
C W Young  Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class

 

Events

18-12-1914 : Laid Down
01-05-1916 : Launched
30-06-1916 : Completed
22-06-1917 : Sub Lieutenant Malise Stewart Graham died after accidentally falling overboard when his G8 was on patrol in the North Sea.
14-01-1918 : Whilst on a North Sea patrol in it is believed that G8 was lost in a German minefield on or about this date.


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