HMS Mastiff (T 10)
ASW Trawler of the Dog class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Henry Robb Ltd. (Leith, U.K.)|
|Ordered||27 Jan 1937|
|Launched||17 Feb 1938|
|Commissioned||16 May 1938|
|Lost||20 Nov 1939|
On 20 November 1939 HMT Mastiff (Lt.Cdr. Aymé Arthur Carrington Ouvry, RN) was engaged in the recovery of a mine, which had broken loose from a field laid on the night of 18/11 by German DDs Wilhelm Heidkamp, Hermann Künne and Bernd von Arnim. In the process of hauling it aboard, the mine detonated, destroying the trawler.
5 crew are missing presumed dead, 1 died of wounds and a further 9 are wounded.
Commands listed for HMS Mastiff (T 10)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. Aymé Arthur Carrington Ouvry, RN||Aug 1939||20 Nov 1939|
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