HMS Retriever (FY 261)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Cochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.)|
|Launched||16 Jan 1930|
Former French trawler Urania.
Returned to her owner in July 1946 and named Uriana again.
Commands listed for HMS Retriever (FY 261)
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|1||T/A/Lt.Cdr. George Edmund Geeve, RNR||Oct 1942||Jun 1945|
|2||T/A/Lt.Cdr. William Francis Collins, RNR||Jun 1945|
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Notable events involving Retriever include:
21 May 1942
HMS Retriever is part of the escort for convoy PQ-16 from 21 May 1942 until 23 May 1942.