HMS Hoxa (T 16)
MS Trawler of the Isles class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Cook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) : Amos & Smith|
|Ordered||27 May 1940|
|Laid down||20 Sep 1940|
|Launched||15 Jan 1941|
|Commissioned||20 Jun 1941|
|History||Sold in July 1946.|
Commands listed for HMS Hoxa (T 16)
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|1||T/Lt. Hugh Patrick Davies, RNR||5 Jun 1941||mid 1943|
|2||Thomas Henry Lloyd Jones, RNVR||mid 1943||early 1944|
|3||T/Lt. Patrick Arthur Jobson, RNVR||early 1944||mid 1944|
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Notable events involving Hoxa include:
12 Aug 1941
HrMs O 10 (Lt. J.H. Geijs, RNN) participated in A/S exercises off Tobermory together with HMS Kingston Agate (Lt. H.O. L’Estrange, RNR), HMS Hoxa (T/Lt. H.P Davies, RNR), HMS Kingston Amber (T/Lt. R.J. Kennedy, RNR) and HMS Wistaria (Skr. R.W. Denny, RNR). (1)
During the night of 7 to 8 April 1943 HrMs O 23 conducted night exercises off Colombo. (2)
- File 2.12.03.6377 (Dutch Archives, The Hague, Netherlands)
- File 2.12.03.6427 (Dutch Archives, The Hague, Netherlands)