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M1

Built By: Vickers (Barrow)
Build Group: M
Fate: Rammed and was sunk on 12th November 1925 by SS Vidar off Start Point. Wreckage was not found until 1990 by Royal Navy and more recently by divers in 1999.

Started life a K18. Served with the 6th Flotilla until October 1918.

M1

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Events

01-07-1916 : Laid Down
09-07-1917 : Launched
17-04-1918 : Completed
12-11-1925 : M1 was rammed by the SS Vidal off Start Point and was lost without survivors.


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