Allied Warships

HMS Mantis (T 70)

River gunboat of the Insect class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeRiver gunboat
PennantT 70 
Built bySunderland Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. (Sunderland, England, U.K.) : N.E. Marine 
Ordered9 Feb 1915 
Laid downMar 1915 
Launched14 Sep 1915 
Commissioned5 Dec 1915 
End service 

Sold for scrap in China on 20 January 1940.


Commands listed for HMS Mantis (T 70)

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1Lt.Cdr. Charles John Ogilvie Malcolm, RN13 Sep 1938late 1939

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