SUBMARINES:  CHATHAM BUILT

HM Submarine C19

Ordered under the 1907/8 building programme, C19 was laid down on 1 June 1908 and launched on 20 March 1909 by Miss De Salis, daughter of Captain William De Salis. MVO. RN. Captain of The Dockyard.
At the outbreak of WW1, C19 was based at Leith and under the command of Lt. H.R Marrack. She later transferred to Dover and finished the war based on the Humber with the 3rd Submarine Flotilla.

C19 was sold for scrap in February 1920.

The history of this submarine is still being researched.



C19 Displacement
  
Year
Flotilla
Depot Ship
Location
1910
7th
Vulcan
Dundee
1912
7th
Vulcan
Dundee
1914
10th
Atlecto
Tyne
1915
7th
Vulcan
Leith
1916
4th
Arrogant
Dover
1917
5th
Arrogant
Dover
1917
9th
Maidstone
Harwich
1917
3rd
Hebe
Immingham


 


c19 class.pic

C19 Logs 1915



List of Commanding Officers
1909
H.J Hern
1912
H.R Marrack
1916
A.C.M Bennett
1917
A.G Cunard
1918
A.L Pears
List not Complete


In Memoriam




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