Allied Warships

HMS Craftsman (FY 1948)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1948 
Built byAlexander Hall & Co. Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland) 
Laid down 
CommissionedAug 1940 
End service 

Completed in April 1917.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1940.
Displacement: 226 tons.

Returned to her owner in October 1944.


Commands listed for HMS Craftsman (FY 1948)

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1T/Lt. Charles Henry Walton, RNRDec 194027 May 1941
2T/Skr. James Bowie, RNR27 May 194128 Nov 1941
3Skr. Richard Thomson Souter, RNR28 Nov 194121 Apr 1942
4Skr. Robert Duthie Stephen, RNR21 Apr 194217 Jun 1942
5T/Skr. John More, RNR17 Jun 194216 Jul 1943
6G F H Frosdick, RNR16 Jul 1943late 1944

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