Customer Helpline (UK) : 01436 820269
Subscribe to our Newsletter!

You currently have no items in your basket

Payment Options Display
Buy with confidence and security!
Publishing historical art since 1985

VIEW ALL OF OUR CURRENT SPECIAL OFFERS HERE!
HMS L18 - World Naval Ships Directory

HMS L18

Name : HMS L18
Laid Down : 22nd June 1917
Launched : 21st November 1918
Completed : 15th May 1919
Type : Submarine
Class : L
Builder : Vickers
Country : UK
Pennants : L18
Fate : Sold October 1936.

Timeline Entries :


21st November 1918 - Launched by Vickers
26th March 1920 - Sailed Colombo for Penang
3rd November 1923 - Fleet Review at Spithead
7th November 1927 - Lt. Cdr. Caledon Charles Alexander Assumed Command
August 1929 - Lt. Cdr. Caledon Charles Alexander Relinquished Command
7th January 1932 - Sailed Plymouth
17th February 1932 - Arrived Algiers
17th February 1932 - Lt. Cmdr. C. de S. Brock in Command
17th February 1932 - Arrived Algiers
24th February 1932 - Sailed Algiers
24th April 1932 - Arrived Portsmouth
1st October 1932 - 2nd Submarine Flotilla. Home Fleet
1st October 1932 - Lt. Cmdr. C. de S. Brock in Command
12th November 1933 - Sailed Portsmouth for Plymouth
12th January 1934 - Sailed Plymouth for Arosa bay
15th January 1934 - Arrived Arosa Bay
17th January 1934 - Sailed Arosa Bay for Gobraltar
19th January 1934 - Arrived Gibraltar
17th February 1934 - Arrived Oran
22nd February 1934 - Sailed Oran for Gibraltar
23rd February 1934 - Arrived Gibraltar
23rd March 1934 - Sailed Gibraltar
27th March 1934 - Arrived Portsmouth
18th June 1934 - Arrived Loch Ryan
25th June 1934 - Arrived Lamlash
9th July 1934 - Sailed Heysham
24th September 1934 - Sailed Rosyth for Invergordon
19th October 1934 - Arrived Rosyth
3rd November 1934 - Arrived Portsmouth
15th January 1935 - Arrived Gibraltar
October 1936 - Broken Up

Return to Ship Search Page


Database Currently Holds : 6271 ships and 6288 crew!

Last edited : 21:06, March 30, 2011
By : jbryce1437

First Added : 11:25, February 7, 2011
By : kc

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.

Join our forum - currently 34519 members!

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:

Return to Home Page