HMS Odin (N84)
Odin underway off Hong Kong
|Class and type||Odin class submarine|
|Laid down||23 June 1927|
|Launched||5 May 1928|
|Commissioned||21 December 1929|
|Fate||Sunk on 13 June 1940|
|Length||283 ft 6 in (86.41 m)|
|Beam||30 ft (9.1 m)|
|Draught||16 ft 1 in (4.90 m)|
|Test depth||300 ft (91 m)|
|Complement||53-55 officers and men|
HMS Odin (N84) was an O-class submarine of the Royal Navy. She was laid down by HM Dockyard at Chatham in Kent on 23 June 1927, launched on 5 May 1928 and commissioned on 21 December 1929. The name Odin refers to the 74-gun, Danish man-of-war surrendered to the British in 1807.
She served with the 5th Flotilla at Portsmouth in 1929–1930, with the 4th Flotilla at Hong Kong from 1930–1939, with the 8th Flotilla at Colombo in Ceylon in 1939–1940, and with the 1st Flotilla at Alexandria in Egypt in 1940.
- Chatham submarines
- "The Illustrated London News - May 12, 1928".