The Wartime Memories Project - HMS Venetia

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HMS Venetia was built by Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. at Govan in Scotland. She was launched on the 29th of October 1917

HMS Venetia was mined and sunk about 12 nautical miles north-east of Margate, Kent on 19th October 1940.


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List of those who served on HMS Venetia

  • Lt.Cdr. Desmond Lisburn Curtis Craig. RN. Captain. Read his Story
  • Sub.Lt. Marcus Eyre Lloyd Maunsell. (d. 24rd May 1940)
  • Sub.Lt. John Stephen Ellison Rogers. (d. 19 Oct 1940)

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