Allied Warships

HMS Basset (T 68)

ASW Trawler of the Dog class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeASW Trawler
PennantT 68 
Built byHenry Robb Ltd. (Leith, U.K.) 
Ordered27 Nov 1934 
Laid down6 Mar 1935 
Launched28 Sep 1935 
Commissioned29 Nov 1935 
End service 
HistorySold 15 September 1947.


Commands listed for HMS Basset (T 68)

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1Cdr. (retired) George Henry Brown, RN27 Apr 193914 Feb 1940
2T/Lt. Nigel Stuart Heriot, RNVR14 Feb 194020 Jul 1942
3T/Lt. William Geoffrey Hewett, DSC, RNVR20 Jul 1942late 1943
4T/Lt. Thomas Bretherton, RNVRlate 1943late 1945

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