Halcyon Class Minesweepers  HMS Sharpshooter
April 1939
 
Back
Up
Next

 


HMS SHARPSHOOTER Ships Log - Source:  Original records held at Public Records Office ADM 53/110538

Date

    At

 

1/4/39

Chatham

Clean ship. Make & Mend Clothes

2/4/39

Chatham

Clean ship.

3/4/39

Chatham

Paint POs Mess.

4/4/39

Chatham

Paint POs Mess.

5/4/39

Chatham

Moved by tug to Sheerness. Hands de-ammunition ship

Refit at Sheerness

6/4/39

Sheerness

Hands painting between decks

7/4/39

Sheerness

Clean ship.

8/4/39

Sheerness

Paint ship. Make & Mend Clothes.

9/4/39

Sheerness

Clean ship.

10/4/39

Sheerness

Commander J Peterson DSC RN joined ship.

11/4/39

Sheerness

Starboard watch comes off Easter leave. Port watch proceeds on Easter leave

12/4/39

Sheerness

Commander R C V Ross leaves ship. Ship secured in No2 dry dock

13/4/39

Sheerness

Hands employed in parts of the ship

14/4/39

Sheerness

Hands employed in parts of the ship and painting

15/4/39

Sheerness

Hands employed in parts of the ship and make & mend. 23.30 Clocks advanced one half hour

16/4/39

Sheerness

02.30 Clocks advanced one half hour to BST. Lt P M Lankester (Navigating Officer) left ship

17/4/39

Sheerness

Hands employed in parts of the ship and on paintwork

18/4/39

Sheerness

Hands employed in parts of the ship and on paintwork

19/4/39

Sheerness

Hands employed in parts of the ship and on paintwork

20/4/39

Sheerness

Hands employed in parts of the ship and on paintwork

21/4/39

Sheerness

Hands employed in parts of the ship and on paintwork.
Sub Lt J S M Withers (Navigating Officer) joins ship

22/4/39

Sheerness

Clean ship. Make & mend.

23/4/39

Sheerness

Clean ship.

24/4/39

Sheerness

Paint ship.

25/4/39

Sheerness

Paint ship.

26/4/39

Sheerness

Paint ship. Port watch returns from Easter leave.

27/4/39

Sheerness

Hands employed in parts of the ship. 14 ratings discharged to RNB, 13 join from RNB

28/4/39

Sheerness

Hands employed in parts of the ship.

29/4/39

Sheerness

Dock flooded. Ship moved to Basin. HMS Gossamer secured alongside.

30/4/39

Sheerness

Clean ship.

Home | January 1939 | February 1939 | March 1939 | April 1939 | May 1939 | June 1939 | July 1939 | August 1939 | September 1939 | October 1939 | November 1939 | December 1939

This site was last updated 17 Januar 2012