Ordered in March 1915, launched in May, commissioned in June and saw first action supporting landings at Suvla Gallipoli August 19. Remained stationed in Gallipoli until the evacuation in January 1916.
Now located Royal Historic Dockyard. More.
Lived here -
Warleigh House. 16, Grove Road S
Southsea (now part of St John's College).
Educated here -
Portsmouth Grammar School
Cambridge Road, Portsmouth
Lt. Norman Holbrook VC RN 1888-1978
Awarded the Victoria Cross 13th. Dec 1914 when he commanded HM Submarine B11 through the Dardanelles negotiating enemy mine fields, shore batteries and strong currents to fatally attack the Turkish Battleship Mesudiye before returning to safety. During WW1 "Germanton," an Australian town in NSW renamed itself "Holbrook".