HMS Contender (FY 543)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Hall, Russell & Co. Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland)|
|Launched||15 Apr 1930|
Completed in May 1930.
Returned to her owner in October 1945.
Commands listed for HMS Contender (FY 543)
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|1||T/Skr. Alfred Ernest Kettless, RNR||6 May 1940||28 Oct 1941|
|2||Skr. Chester William Percival Thompson, RNR||28 Oct 1941||11 Dec 1941|
|3||T/Skr. William Smith, RNR||11 Dec 1941||Jun 1942|
|4||T/Skr. Alfred Ernest Kettless, RNR||Jun 1942||28 Jun 1943|
|5||Skr. McKinely Harvey, RNR||28 Jun 1943||12 Aug 1943|
|6||T/Skr. Thomas Fisher Bunce, RNR||12 Aug 1943||26 Mar 1945|
|7||A/Ch.Skr. William White, RD, RNR||26 Mar 1945||mid 1945|
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