HMS Locust (T 28)
River gunboat of the Dragonfly class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Yarrow Shipbuilders Ltd. (Scotstoun, Scotland)|
|Ordered||20 Jun 1938|
|Laid down||29 Nov 1938|
|Launched||28 Sep 1939|
|Commissioned||17 May 1940|
|End service||May 1946|
Decommissioned to reserve in May 1946.
Commands listed for HMS Locust (T 28)
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|1||Lt. Ackroyd Norman Palliser Costobadie, RN||9 Apr 1940||4 Nov 1940|
|2||Lt. James Wolferstan Rylands, RN||4 Nov 1940||11 Dec 1941|
|3||Lt.Cdr. (retired) William John Stride, RN||11 Dec 1941||4 Sep 1944|
|4||T/A/Lt.Cdr. John Percival Kilbee, RNR||4 Sep 1944||5 Mar 1946|
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