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REDCAP H962
Built
1907
Goole Shipbuilding & Repair Co Ltd
Off Number
124793
Length Ft
110.0
Tons Gross
199
Yard Number
101
Breadth Ft
21.6
Tons Net
63
Launched
28 08 1907
Draught
11.6
Hp
55 HP
Registered
16 10 1907
Engine Builder
Knots
K
Registered REDCAP H962 Owners 16 10 1907 Kelsall Bros & Beeching
  HMT REDCAP Owners 1914 Admiralty
    . 01 Feb 1916 The Redcap returning from the fishing grounds stranded in dense fog North of Flamborough Head - 2 Flamborough Coble crews are taking out kedges to the vessel.
    Register 13 03 1917 Hull Register closed sunk by submarine
Fate : 01 Mar 1917 6.50 am North Sea, Stopped and sunk by submarine: gunfire, 97 miles E of Longstone by UC 29 Ernst Rosenow - One crewman was killed and three injured with the mate having his leg blown off , crew took to their small boat and were picked up at 12.30pm that night.
Admiralty Requisition
Pennant No
Role
Returned
1914
411
Minesweeper
Lost
 

 

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
CREWMEN
STAFF WILLIAM WARREN 62 REDCAP H962 Hull DECKHAND 01 Mar 1917 .
. . . 11, Thorneysfield, New Holland . . . .
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WILLIAMS DAVID . REDCAP H962 . Skipper 1911 .
CLAYTON FRANK . REDCAP H962 . Bosun 21 Jan 1914 Charged with not joining his vessel to sail on the 02 Dec 1913 - as he had previous convictions was charged 60s or 28 days imprisonment.
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