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Unbeaten (N93)

Built By: Vickers (Barrow)
Build Group: U Group 1
Fate: Mistaken for a U boat in the Bay of Biscay and bombed by the RAF on 11 Nov 1942

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Roll of Honour

Anderson  Stoker 1st Class MID
Appleby  Petty Officer
Baker  Stoker 1st Class
Bayne  Ordinary Seaman
Berry  Able Seaman
Blewett  Petty Officer Telegraphist MID
Brough  Lieutenant
Bruce  Stoker 1st Class
Bruin  Ordinary Seaman
Cannon  Lieutenant MID
Clark  Ordinary Seaman
Furr  Telegraphist
Gale  Able Seaman
George  Able Seaman
Gerrard  Able Seaman
Haddon  Telegraphist
Laurance  Chief Engine Room Artificer DSM
Leaf  Engine Room Artificer 4th Class DSM
Malcolm  Able Seaman
Mitton  Leading Signalman
Morgan  Able Seaman
Morley  Able Seaman
Norris  Chief Petty Officer DSM
Ogilvy  Lieutenant DSC
Oliver  Leading Stoker MID
Piper  Leading Telegraphist
Smith  Able Seaman
Sturman  Leading Stoker
Tweedy  Able Seaman
Tweedy  Lieutenant
Wright  Stoker Petty Officer DSM
Young  Petty Officer


22-11-1939 : Laid Down
09-07-1940 : Launched
20-11-1940 : Completed
19-05-1941 : HMS Unbeaten attacks the Italian merchant Silvio Scaroni off Tagiura, Libya with a spread of 4 torpedoes that miss the target.
16-06-1941 : While on patrol south of the Messina Strait HMS Unbeaten fires torpedoes at a big Italian troop transport. The torpedoes miss the target.
15-07-1941 : HMS Unbeaten sinks two sailing vessels with gunfire at Marsa Zuag roads, Libya.
19-08-1941 : HMS Unbeaten fires three torpedoes against the Italian troop transport Esperia 15 nautical miles north of Pantelleria but miss the target.
30-08-1941 : HMS Unbeaten torpedoes and sinks the Italian sailing vessel V51/Alfa about 25 nautical miles south of Capo dell'Armi, Italy.
12-01-1942 : HMS Unbeaten torpedoes and sinks the German submarine U-374 south-west of Cape Spartivento, Calabria, Italy.
01-03-1942 : HMS Unbeaten torpedoes and sinks the Vichy-French merchant PLM 20 about 5 nautical miles east of Mehedia, Tunisia.
16-03-1942 : HMS Unbeaten fires four torpedoes against the Italian merchant Vettor Pisani off Cape Buzzano, Calabria, Italy. All torpedoes miss.
17-03-1942 : HMS Unbeaten torpedoed & sank Italian submarine Guglielmotti near Cape Spartivento
24-07-1942 : HMS Unbeaten torpedoes and damages the Italian merchant Vettor Pisani off Argostoli, Greece.
11-11-1942 : HMS Unbeaten attacked and sunk in error by RAF Wellington of No.172 Squadron, Coastal Command. All hands lost. On patrol in Bay of Biscay for German raiders, supply ships and U-boats on passage


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