Armed boarding vessel
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Armed boarding vessel|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Ramage & Ferguson Ltd. (Leith, Scotland)|
|Launched||22 Sep 1914|
|Commissioned||11 Mar 1940|
|Lost||5 Dec 1941|
Passenger / cargo vessel completed on 12 December 1914. Taken in hand for fitting out as Armed boarding vessel at Singapore in January 1940. Fitting out completed on 11 March 1940. Displacement: 3033 GRT. Dimensions: 100.8 x 14.1 feet. Armament: 2 4" guns (2x1), 1 12pdr, 2 2pdr AA (2x1) Speed: 12 knots.
HMS Chakdina (Lt.Cdr. Walter Raleigh Hickey, RNR) was torpedoed and sunk by Italian aircraft between Tobruk and Alexandria on 5 December 1941.
Commands listed for HMS Chakdina
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|1||R Bignall, RNR||10 Mar 1940||Apr 1940|
|2||Lt.Cdr. Walter Raleigh Hickey, RNR||Apr 1940||5 Dec 1941|
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