Allied Warships

HMS Ben Meidie (FY 1818)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1818 
Built byHall, Russell & Co. Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland) 
Laid down 
CommissionedJan 1940 
End service 

Completed in April 1917.
Taken over by the Admiralty in January 1940.
Displacement: 234 tons.

Returned to her owner in March 1946.


Commands listed for HMS Ben Meidie (FY 1818)

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1T/Skr. Moses Daniel George Ketley, RNR16 Nov 19401 Feb 1941
2T/Skr. Alfred William Powell Burgess, RNR1 Feb 194128 Dec 1941
3T/Skr. Frederick Victor Pulfer, RNR28 Dec 194110 Feb 1942
4Skr. Stanley Webb, RNR10 Feb 1942early 1943
5T/Skr. James Fountain, DSC, RNRearly 1943mid/late45

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