HMS Penelope (1914) CC  (6th)

This the sixth ship to carry the name HMS Penelope was a light cruiser.

Built by Vickers of Barrow, laid down 01-Feb-1913, launched 25-Aug-1914, and completed 10-Dec-1914.

On completion joined the Harwich Force 1915-18. Damaged 25-Apr-1916 by torpedo fired by UB-29 of the Norfolk coast.

To the Grand Fleet 1918-19. Went into reserve 1919-21.

Listed for disposal 1921.

Sold Oct-1924 to Stanlee of Dover.



Other HMS Penelope
- 1st  HMS Penelope
- 2nd HMS Penelope
- 3rd HMS Penelope
- 4th HMS Penelope
- 5th HMS Penelope
- 6th HMS Penelope
- 7th HMS Penelope
- 8th HMS Penelope
- 9th HMS Penelope

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This page last edited - 09 September, 2012.

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