HMS Untiring

England,Europe

HMS Untiring was an U class submarine built for Royal Navy at Vikers Armstrong in Newcastle Upon Tyne. She was laid down in December 1941, and was launched in January 1943. She did fifteen war patrols during second world war, and claimed to have sunk elveven enemy ships. 25.July 1945 she was decommissioned from Royal Navy and lent to the Greek navy. She served there for seven years under the name Xifias. In 1952 she was returned to Royal Navy. 25.July 1957 she was used as a sonar target and sunk. The wreck rest today on a depth of approx 55 meter in Bigbury Bay outside Devon.


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Untiring
Xifias Y-10
191,0 x 16,1 x 15,2 f
     
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540 displ ( surfaced )
Newcastle Upon Tyne ( UK ) 1943
( UK )
 

Last updated: January 2021