HMS Sturdy (i) (H28)
|Built by:||Scotts Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. (Greenock, Scotland)|
|Laid down:||Mar, 1918|
|Launched:||25 Jun, 1919|
|Commissioned:||15 Oct, 1919|
|Lost:||30 October 1940.
( c 56-30’N,
7-00’W ) Europe, west coast of Scotland on Tiree Island
ran aground in fog and wrecked. Whilst on convoy SC.08
(Battle of the Atlantic) Five members of the crew
drowned when they
tried to reach the shore. They are buried at the Soroby burial ground.