Allied Warships

HMS Dragonfly (T 11)

River gunboat of the Dragonfly class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeRiver gunboat
PennantT 11 
Built byThornycroft (Southampton, U.K.)  
Ordered9 Aug 1937 
Laid down29 Dec 1937 
Launched8 Dec 1938 
Commissioned5 Jun 1939 
Lost14 Feb 1942 

Heavily damaged by Japanse aircraft off Rusuk Buaja Island, abandoned and later sank.


Commands listed for HMS Dragonfly (T 11)

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1Cdr. John Henry Ruck-Keene, RNAug 1939Dec 1939
2Lt. Alexander Henderson Diack, RNDec 1939Feb 1940

3Cdr. (retired) Alfred William Sprott, RN???14 Feb 1942 (+)

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