Allied Warships

HMS Ben Torc (FY 807)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 807 
Built byHall, Russell & Co. Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland) 
Laid down 
Launched10 Dec 1913 
CommissionedJun 1940 
End service 

Completed in January 1914.
Taken over by the Admiralty in June 1940.
Displacement: 199 tons.

Returned to her owner in September 1946.


Commands listed for HMS Ben Torc (FY 807)

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1T/Skr. Thomas Meadows, RNR16 Jun 194011 Aug 1940
2Skr. Allan Samuel Farr, RNR11 Aug 1940Dec 1940
3T/Lt. John Anthony Bernard Harrisson, RNVRDec 194011 Nov 1942
4T/Lt. John Bittlestone, RNVR11 Nov 1942mid 1945

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