HMS Haarlem (FY 306)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Cochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.)|
|Launched||20 Nov 1937|
Completed in 9 March 1938.
Returned to her owner in November 1945.
Commands listed for HMS Haarlem (FY 306)
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|1||T/Lt. Leslie Bertram Merrick, RNR||Jul 1940||24 Sep 1942|
|2||Lt. Harry Riding, RNR||24 Sep 1942||Jan 1943|
|3||T/Lt. James Reginald Turner Broom, RNVR||Jan 1943||late 1943|
|4||T/Lt. Donald Arthur King, RNVR||late 1943||29 Jul 1944|
|5||T/Lt. Desmond D'Arcy Hay Kerr, RNVR||29 Jul 1944|
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Notable events involving Haarlem include:
19 Oct 1941
HMS Haarlem (Lt. L.B. Merrick, RNVR) picks up one survivor from the British tanker Inverlee that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-204 30 nautical miles 240° from Cape Spartel, Morocco.