WorldNavalShips .com Home Page
Order Enquiries (UK) : 01436 820269

You currently have no items in your basket

Google

 

www.worldnavalships.com

Naval History by Country :
ROYAL
NAVY
US
NAVY
GERMAN
NAVY
FRENCH
NAVY
MORE
PAGES
VIEW ALL OF OUR CURRENT ART SPECIAL OFFERS ON ONE PAGE HERE
NAVAL ART AVIATION ART MILITARY ART SPORT ART
Ship Search by Name :
Product Search         
HMS Cossack - World Naval Ships Directory

HMS Cossack

Name : HMS Cossack
Laid Down : 9th June 1936
Launched : 8th June 1937
Completed : 7th June 1938
Type : Destroyer
Class : Tribal
Builder : Vickers Armstrong
Country : UK
Pennants : L03, F03, G03
Fate : Sunk 27th October 1941.

Timeline Entries :


8th June 1937 - Launched
8th June 1937 - Pennant F03
16th August 1937 - Arrived Colombo
28th December 1937 - Capt. Daniel de Pass, RN In Command
3rd May 1938 - Pennant L03
1st January 1939 - 4th Destroyer Flotilla
1st January 1939 - 4th Destroyer Flotilla, Home Fleet
2nd January 1939 - Arrived Alexandria from escorting convoy Green 2
3rd January 1939 - Pennant F03
15th January 1939 - Collision repairs completed at Leith
2nd February 1939 - Joins flotilla at Malta
19th March 1939 - Sailed Gibraltar
22nd March 1939 - Arrived Le Lavandou
3rd April 1939 - Sailed Le Lavandou
4th April 1939 - Arrived Palma
4th April 1939 - Arrived Gibraltar
17th April 1939 - Sailed Gibraltar
19th April 1939 - Arrived Malta
30th July 1939 - Sailed Malta for Istambul
1st August 1939 - Arrive the Bosphorus for goodwill visit
6th August 1939 - Sailed the Bosphorus
14th August 1939 - Sailed Latzi
15th August 1939 - Arrived Alexandria
2nd September 1939 - At Alexandria
2nd September 1939 - 4th Destroyer Flotilla, Division 8, Mediterranean Fleet
4th September 1939 - Sailed Alexandria on patrol
7th October 1939 - Sailed Alexandria for Malta
9th October 1939 - Sailed Malta for Gibraltar
11th October 1939 - Sailed Gibraltar
11th October 1939 - Arrived Gibraltar and left the same day
14th October 1939 - Arrive Portland
14th October 1939 - Sailed Portland to the North Sea for escort duties
14th October 1939 - Arrived Portland, Sailed and Arrive Plymouth same day
15th October 1939 - Attacked a submarine contact 6 miles 83° from Coquet Island
16th October 1939 - Attacked a submarine contact north of Blyth
18th October 1939 - Sailed Rosyth
19th October 1939 - Arrived Sullom Voe for refurlling
19th October 1939 - Arrived Rosyth
7th November 1939 - Sailed Rosyth for Scapa Flow to escort the west coast section of convoy HN.1
30th November 1939 - At Leith repairing
3rd December 1939 - Repairing collision damage
24th December 1939 - Repairs completed
31st December 1939 - At Leith repairing
31st December 1939 - Cdr. Robert St. Vincent Sherbrooke, RN In Command
1940 - Pennant G03
10th January 1940 - Sailed Leith to prepare for high speed trials
13th January 1940 - Collided with cable ship Royal Scot
15th January 1940 - Commenced gun trials after collision repairs at Leith
18th January 1940 - Capt. Philip Louis Vian, RN In Command
19th January 1940 - Arrived at Rosyth from Leith after repairs.
23rd January 1940 - Sailed Rosyth for exercises
4th February 1940 - Sailed Rosyth for Scapa Flow
5th February 1940 - Arrived Scapa Flow
7th February 1940 - Submarine hunting from Scapa Flow.
10th February 1940 - Sailed Scapa Flow to escort convoy HN.10B from the Norwegian coast.
11th February 1940 - Sailed Bergen escorting Convoy HN.10B
12th February 1940 - Attacked a submarine contact northeast of Sumburgh Head
13th February 1940 - Arrived Rosyth
14th February 1940 - Captain P.L. Vian in Command
14th February 1940 - Sailed Rosyth on Operation DT
14th February 1940 - Sailed Rosyth to sweep the Norwegian coast for enemy shipping
17th February 1940 - Arrived Rosyth
19th February 1940 - Arrived Leith for repairs
23rd February 1940 - Sailed Methil escorting Convoy ON.15
27th February 1940 - Arrived Bergen with Convoy ON.15
28th February 1940 - Sailed Bergen escorting Convoy HN.15
29th February 1940 - Escorted East Coast section of Convoy HN.15
March 1940 - Cdr. Robert St. Vincent Sherbrooke, RN In Command
1st March 1940 - Arrived Methil with Convoy HN.15
3rd March 1940 - At Scapa Flow with defects
7th March 1940 - Sailed Methil escorting Convoy ON.18
8th March 1940 - Detached Convoy ON.18 and Joined Convoy HN.17
10th March 1940 - Arrived Methil with Convoy HN.17
11th March 1940 - Sailed Methil escortin Convoy ON.19
14th March 1940 - Sailed Bergen escorting Convoy HN.19
17th March 1940 - Arrived Rosyth
18th March 1940 - Sailed Rosyth for Scapa Flow
19th March 1940 - Arrived Scapa Flow
19th March 1940 - Sailed Scapa Flow
20th March 1940 - Arrived in the Clyde after Escorting damaged HMS Norfolk
20th March 1940 - Sailed the Clyde for Scapa Flow
21st March 1940 - Sailed The Clyde
22nd March 1940 - Arrived Scapa Flow
25th March 1940 - Sailed Scapa Flow to search for Survivors of SS Britta
25th March 1940 - Carrying out Anti-submarine operations N.E. of the Orkneys
1st April 1940 - 4th Destroyer Flotilla, 8th Division
1st April 1940 - Cdr. R, St V Sherbrooke in Command
13th April 1940 - Second Battle of Narvik
15th June 1940 - Capt. Philip Louis Vian, DSO, RN In Command
25th May 1941 - Took part in the Battle of Denmark Strait
26th May 1941 - Ordered to join the Commander-in-Chief (C-in-C). Search for Bismarck
10th July 1941 - Capt. Edward Lyon Berthon, DSC, RN In Command
27th October 1941 - Sunk

HMS Cossack Artwork Collection
Click the images below to view the fantastic artwork we have available to purchase!



HMS Cossack by Ivan Berryman.


HMS Cossack on convoy duty by Ivan Berryman.

Return to Ship Search Page


Database Currently Holds : 6273 ships and 6288 crew!

Last edited : 11:06, March 12, 2011
By : jbryce1437


Click here to go to our naval history forum

Everything we obtain for this site is shown on the site, we do not have any more photos, crew lists or further information on any of the ships.

COPYRIGHT NOTICE. ALL IMAGES DISPLAYED ON THIS WEBSITE ARE PROTECTED BY  COPYRIGHT  LAW, AND ARE OWNED BY CRANSTON FINE ARTS OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OWNERS.  NO REPRODUCTION OR COPYING ALLOWED ON OTHER WEBSITES, BOOKS OR ARTICLES WITHOUT PRIOR AGREEMENT.

Contact Details
Shipping Info
Terms and Conditions
Classified Ads
Valuations

Join us on Facebook!

Sign Up To Our Newsletter!

Stay up to date with all our latest offers, deals and events as well as new releases and exclusive subscriber content!

This website is owned by Cranston Fine Arts.  Torwood House, Torwoodhill Road, Rhu, Helensburgh, Scotland, G848LE

Contact: Tel: (+44) (0) 1436 820269.  Fax: (+44) (0) 1436 820473. Email:

Follow us on Twitter!

Return to Home Page