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Sibyl (P217)

Built By: Cammell Laird (Mersey)
Build Group: S Group 3
Fate: Scrapped Troon 3/48.
Ex P67

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Events

31-12-1940 : Laid Down
29-04-1942 : Launched
16-08-1942 : Completed
14-03-1943 : HMS Sibyl torpedoes and sinks the Italian merchant Pegli 6 nautical miles off Cape Gallo, Sicily.
11-04-1943 : HMS Sibyl fires four torpedoes against the Italian merchant Fabriano about 10 nautical miles north-north-west of Punta Raisi, Sicily, Italy. All torpedoes missed their target.
22-09-1943 : HMS Sibyl fires four torpedoes against a merchant in a German convoy some 5 nautical miles south of Sestri Levante, Liguria, Italy. All torpedoes missed their target.
23-09-1943 : HMS Sibyl torpedoes and sinks the French (in German service) merchant St.Nazaire about 8 nautical miles west of Sestri Levante, Italy.
30-09-1943 : HMS Sibyl torpedoes and sinks the German auxiliary minesweeper M 7022/Hummer about 12 nautical miles north-east of Bastia, Corsica, France.
15-11-1943 : HMS Sibyl sinks the Greek sailing vessel Trias with gunfire off Mitylene, Greece.
19-11-1943 : HMS Sibyl sinks a Greek sailing vessel with gunfire in the Gulf of Saloniki, Greece.
20-11-1943 : HMS Sibyl sinks two Greek sailing vessels with gunfire in the Gulf of Saloniki, Greece.
21-11-1943 : HMS Sibyl sinks a Greek sailing vessel with gunfire in the Gulf of Saloniki, Greece.
08-01-1944 : HMS Sibyl sinks the Greek sailing vessel Taxiachos with gunfire off Cape Baba, Turkey.
09-01-1944 : HMS Sibyl sinks a sailing vessel with gunfire off Baba Burnu, Turkey.
08-02-1944 : HMS Sibyl fires two torpedoes against the German tanker Centaur off Crete. Both torpedoes missed their target.
08-05-1945 : Between 8 May 1945 and 31 May 1945 HMS Sibyl sinks five Japanese sailing vessels with gunfire and scuttling charges in the Malacca Strait.
10-07-1945 : HMS Sibyl sinks 11 small Japanese vessels with gunfire in the Stait of Malacca.
12-09-1945 : HMS Sibyl was the first British submarine to surface in Singapore harbour at the surrender of the Japanese.


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