Triton Class

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Submarine histories. Royal Navy Triton Class submarines. Submarine website dedicated to the history of HMS Triton, HMS Thunderbolt, HMS Tribune, HMS Trident, HMS Triumph, HMS Taku, HMS Tarpon, HMS Thistle, HMS Tigris, HMS Triad, HMS Truant, HMS Tuna, HMS Talisman, HMS Tetrarch and HMS Torbay from their launch to their participation in major wars also notice board for families of ex-crew of T Class submarines.

Triton 5th October 1937 Lost on 18th December 1940.
Thetis 29th June 1938 Lost on 1st July 1939 but salvaged and repaired then renamed as Thunderbolt. She was again lost on 13th March 1943.
Tribune 8th December 1938 Scrapped in July 1947 at Milford Haven.
Trident 7th December 1938 Scrapped in February 1946 at Newport.
Triumph 16th February 1938 Lost on 14th January 1942.
Taku 20th May 1939 Scrapped in November 1946 at Llanelly.
Tarpon 17th October 1939 Lost on 14th April 1940.
Thistle 25th October 1938 Lost on 10th April 1940.
Tigris 31st October 1939 Lost on 10th March 1943.
Triad 5th May 1939 Lost on 20th October 1940.
Truant 5th May 1939 Wrecked in December 1946 while en-route to the breakers.
Tuna 10th May 1940 Scrapped in June 1946 at Briton Ferry.
Talisman 29th January 1940 Lost on 18th September 1942.
Tetrarch 14th November 1939 Lost on 2nd November 1941.
Torbay 9th April 1940 Scrapped in March 1947 at Briton Ferry.

HMS Triton

HMS Triton, July 1939.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price ?25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2374

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HMS Triton, July 1939.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price ?25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2373

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HMS Triton.

A reproduction of this original photo / photo-postcard size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  ? Walker Archive. Order Code  PHS249

HMS Thetis (later HMS Thunderbolt)

HMS Thunderbolt (ex - Thetis), 1941.

Lost on 1st July 1939 but salvaged and repaired then renamed as Thunderbolt. She was again lost on 13th March 1943.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price ?25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2375

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HMS Thistle

HMS Thistle, August 1939.

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HMS Thistle.

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Displacement: 1090 tons (Triton 1095t)    Compliment: 59.    Armament: 10 x 21 inch torpedo tubes ( 6 bow, 4 external). One 4 inch quick-firing MkXII gun.      Speed: surface speed 15.25 knots, submerged speed 9 knots