Allied Warships

HMS St. Tundo (4.43)

Armed boarding vessel

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeArmed boarding vessel
Class[No specific class] 
Pennant4.43 
Built byFairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. (Govan, Scotland) 
Ordered 
Laid down 
Launched2 Feb 1926 
Commissioned 1939 
End service 
History

Former passenger vessel.
Requisitioned by the Admiralty in September 1939.
Displacement: 2326 GRT.
Dimensions: 97 x 13.5 feet.
Armament: 2 4" guns (2x1), 1 12pdr.
Speed: 19 knots.

Became a depot ship in 1940. Returned to her owner in 1947.

 

Commands listed for HMS St. Tundo (4.43)

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CommanderFromTo
1Cdr. Penrose Owen Davis, RD, RNR5 Sep 1939Jan 1940
2Cdr. (retired) James Christian Collie, RNJan 1940late 1940

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