HMS Recruit



DescriptionOn 1 May 1915 while patrolling with HMS Brazen, the destroyer was sunk by German submarine UB-6 30 nautical miles (56 km) south-west of the Galloper Light Vessel off the Thames Estuary. She broke in two and sank with the loss of 39 men; 4 officers and 22 crew were rescued.
Year1915
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost39
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War One
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Recruit_(1896)