Allied Warships

HMS Craigmillar (FY 1669)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1669 
Built byJohn Duthie Torry Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland) 
Laid down 
Launched7 Jan 1905 
CommissionedJan 1940 
End service 

Completed in February 1905.
Taken over by the Admiralty in January 1940.
Displacement: 210 tons.

Returned to her owner in November 1945.
Renamed Craigmiller in 1946.
Sunk in April 1946.


Commands listed for HMS Craigmillar (FY 1669)

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1T/Skr. Alexander Watson, RNR4 Oct 1940Feb 1941
2J F Gamble, RNRFeb 194128 Jul 1941
3Skr. Ernest Henry Crowe, DSC, RNR28 Jul 194126 Feb 1942
4T/Skr. Charles Seymour Larter, DSC, RNR26 Feb 194229 Mar 1944
5Skr. Thomas Henry Kay, RNR29 Mar 194411 Jul 1944
6J H George, RNR11 Jul 1944mid 1945

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