HMS Lady Somers (F 109)
Ocean boarding vessel
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Ocean boarding vessel|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Cammell Laird Shipyard (Birkenhead, U.K.)|
|Launched||13 Nov 1928|
|Lost||15 Jul 1941|
|Loss position||37° 12'N, 20° 32'W|
The British ocean boarding vessel HMS Lady Somers (F 109) lost on 15 Jul 1941 in position 37° 12'N, 20° 32'W.
Passenger / cargo (ref.) vessel completed in March 1929. Requisitioned by the Admiralty in October 1940 while in Canada. Converted to Ocean boarding vessel at Bermuda completing in April 1941. Displacement: 8194 GRT. Dimensions: 128.1 x 18.1. Armament: 2 6" guns (2x1), 1 12pdr AA gun. Speed: 14 knots.
HMS Lady Somers (Cdr. George Learmouth Dunbar, RD, RNR) was torpedoed and sunk in the North Atlantic by the Italian submarine Morosini on 15 July 1941.
Commands listed for HMS Lady Somers (F 109)
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|1||Cdr. George Learmouth Dunbar, RD, RNR||Nov 1940||15 Jul 1941|
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