Allied Warships

HMIS Lawrence (L 83 / U 83)

Sloop of the 24 class

NavyThe Royal Indian Navy
PennantL 83 / U 83 
Built byWilliam Beardmore & Co. (Dalmuir, Scotland) 
Laid down 
Launched30 Jul 1919 
Commissioned27 Dec 1919 
End service 
HistoryScrapped in 1947.


Commands listed for HMIS Lawrence (L 83 / U 83)

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1Lt.Cdr. Frederick William King, RIN19 Nov 19383 Jan 1940
2Cdr. Hedley Vicars Banfield, RIN3 Jan 1940late 1940
3Lt. Alfred Trevor John Cole, RINlate 19402 Jul 1941
4T/Lt.Cdr. Henry Ellis Passmore-Edwards, RINR2 Jul 194111 Jan 1942
5T/Lt. Charles Fyfe Smith, RINR11 Jan 19424 Mar 1942
6T/Lt. Alexander Begg Kelly, RINR4 Mar 194214 Mar 1942
7T/Lt. Douglas Murray Stafford, RINR14 Mar 194231 Jan 1943
8T/Lt. Charles Beresford Sutherland, RINR31 Jan 1943Jul 1943
9T/Lt. B E Jackson, RINRJul 194322 Jan 1945
10T/A/Lt.Cdr. James Shackleton, RINVR22 Jan 1945mid 1946

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