Allied Warships

HMS Abronia (FY 734)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 734 
Built byCochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched28 Nov 1905 
CommissionedNov 1939 
End service 

Completed in February 1906.
Taken over by the Admiralty in November 1939.
Displacement: 242 tons.

HMT Abronia (T/Skipper Harold Kerrison, RNR) foundered in the Thames on 7 September 1940.
Raised and repaired in 1941.
Scrapped in 1947.


Commands listed for HMS Abronia (FY 734)

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1Harold Kerrison, RNR26 Nov 19397 Sep 1940

2T/Skr. Edward William Beswick Norton, RNR7 Oct 194120 Jun 1943
3T/Skr. Arthur Beaumont, RNR20 Jun 194320 Oct 1944
4L R Matthews, RNR20 Oct 1944mid 1945

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