Allied Warships

HMIS Clive (L 79 / U 79)

Sloop of the 24 class

NavyThe Royal Indian Navy
TypeSloop
Class24 
PennantL 79 / U 79 
Built byWilliam Beardmore & Co. (Dalmuir, Scotland) 
Ordered 
Laid down 
Launched10 Dec 1919 
Commissioned20 Apr 1920 
End service 
HistoryScrapped in 1947.

 

Commands listed for HMIS Clive (L 79 / U 79)

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CommanderFromTo
1Cdr. Henry Philip Hughes-Hallett, DSC, RIN8 Sep 19384 Mar 1940
2Cdr. Henry Richmond Inigo-Jones, RIN4 Mar 19402 Jun 1941
3Lt.Cdr. (emergency) Richard Robert Caws, RIN2 Jun 19411 Dec 1942
4T/Lt. William Henry Dunster, RINR1 Dec 194226 Mar 1943
5T/Lt. Allan Brittain, RINR26 Mar 194319 Nov 1943
6T/A/Lt.Cdr. Vladimir Vladimirovitch Pogoretsky, RINR19 Nov 194321 Apr 1944
7T/A/Lt.Cdr. Reginald Sahwny, RINVR21 Apr 19441 Aug 1945
8T/A/Lt.Cdr. Vladimir Vladimirovitch Pogoretsky, RINR1 Aug 1945mid 1946

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Notable events involving Clive include:


29 Aug 1939
HMIS Clive (Cdr. H.P. Hughes-Hallett, DSC, RIN) arrived at Bombay from Trincomalee. At Bombay she was taken in hand for docking and boiler cleaning. (1)

3 Sep 1939
HMIS Clive (Cdr. H.P. Hughes-Hallett, DSC, RIN) departed Bombay to patrol off Masirah Island. (1)

29 Sep 1939
HMIS Clive (Cdr. H.P. Hughes-Hallett, DSC, RIN) arrived at Bombay. (1)

3 Oct 1939
HMIS Clive (Cdr. H.P. Hughes-Hallett, DSC, RIN) departed Bombay for Aden. (1)

9 Oct 1939
HMIS Clive (Cdr. H.P. Hughes-Hallett, DSC, RIN) returned to Bombay after having been recalled. (1)

17 Oct 1939
HMIS Clive (Cdr. H.P. Hughes-Hallett, DSC, RIN) departed Bombay for Masirah Island. (1)

20 Oct 1939
HMIS Clive (Cdr. H.P. Hughes-Hallett, DSC, RIN) arrived at Masirah Island. (2)

31 Oct 1939
HMIS Clive (Cdr. H.P. Hughes-Hallett, DSC, RIN) departed Masirah Island for Aden. (2)

4 Nov 1939
HMIS Clive (Cdr. H.P. Hughes-Hallett, DSC, RIN) arrived at Aden. (2)

12 Feb 1940
HMIS Clive (Cdr. H.P. Hughes-Hallett, DSC, RIN) departed Aden for Bombay (1)

19 Feb 1940
HMIS Clive (Cdr. H.P. Hughes-Hallett, DSC, RIN) arrived at Bombay for a short refit. (1)

7 Mar 1940
With her refit completed, HMIS Clive (Cdr. H.R. Inigo-Jones, RIN), departed Bombay for the Persian Gulf.

Sources

  1. ADM 199/368
  2. ADM 199/2550

ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.


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