Allied Warships

HMS Bracon Moor (FY 686)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 686 
Built byHall, Russell & Co. Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland) 
Laid down 
Launched7 Jun 1917 
CommissionedAug 1939 
End service 

Completed on 7 July 1917.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 194 tons.

Returned to her owner in August 1946.


Commands listed for HMS Bracon Moor (FY 686)

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1Skr. Frank Hodson, RNR10 Oct 193930 May 1940
2T/Skr. Sidney Alexander White, DSC, RNR30 May 194016 Oct 1940
3T/Lt. Henry Nugent Somerville, RNVR16 Oct 194031 Mar 1941
4T/Lt. Gerald Eliot Meysey Bromley-Martin, RNVR31 Mar 194119 Feb 1942
5T/Lt. Robert Anthony Newbery, RNVR19 Feb 194214 May 1943
6A C Newbury, RNR14 May 1943late 1945

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