Allied Warships

HMS Courtier (FY 592)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 592 
Built byCochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched25 Jun 1929 
CommissionedAug 1939 
End service 

Completed in August 1929.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 255 tons.
Armament: 1 12pdr AA gun.

Returned to her owner in July 1945.


Commands listed for HMS Courtier (FY 592)

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1Ch.Skr. Fred Edward Barker, RD, RNR29 Aug 19395 Apr 1940
2Skr. Charles William Herbert Shearing, RNR5 Apr 194019 Jun 1940
3T/Skr. William John Tiller, RNR19 Jun 194012 Dec 1940
4T/Lt. George Ashton, RNVR12 Dec 194026 Jan 1941
5T/Lt. Norman Arthur Ray, RNVR26 Jan 1941May 1941
6T/Lt. George Ashton, DSC, RNVRMay 19415 Feb 1942
7T/Lt. Frederick Cecil Mascall, RNVR5 Feb 194211 Oct 1943
8T/Lt. Archibald Oliphant Hamilton, RNVR11 Oct 1943ca.late 44

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