Allied Warships

HMS Bernard Shaw (FY 200)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 200 
Built byCochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched10 Jun 1929 
CommissionedSep 1939 
End service 

Completed in August 1929.
Taken over by the Admiralty in September 1939.
Displacement: 335 tons.

Returned to her owner in September 1945.
Renamed Hogafossur.
Scrapped at Bruges, Belgium 25 August 1960.


Commands listed for HMS Bernard Shaw (FY 200)

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1Ch.Skr. John Henry Brown, DSC, RD, RNR2 Feb 194010 Oct 1940
2T/Skr. George William Hogben, RNR10 Oct 194010 Dec 1940
3Skr. William Henry Thorpe, RNR10 Dec 194028 May 1941
4Skr. Charles James Euston, RNR28 May 194116 Feb 1942
5Skr. Alexander Rose Bowman, RNR16 Feb 194230 Dec 1942
6T/Skr. James Moore, RNR30 Dec 194231 Dec 1943
7Skr. John Ross, RNR31 Dec 194328 Aug 1944
8T/Skr. James Moore, DSC, RNR28 Aug 1944mid 1945

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