Allied Warships

HMS David Ogilvie (FY 720)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 720 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched7 May 1917 
CommissionedSep 1939 
End service 

Completed on 14 June 1917.
Taken over by the Admiralty in September 1939.
Displacement: 276 tons.

Returned to her owner in July 1946.


Commands listed for HMS David Ogilvie (FY 720)

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1K B Taylor, RNR3 Nov 193910 May 1941
2Ch.Skr. Isaac Parkinson, DSC, RNR10 May 1941mid 1941
3T/Skr. Thomas Robert William Miller, RNRmid 194125 Oct 1941
4Ch.Skr. George Youngs Abernethy, DSC, RD, RNR25 Oct 194117 Feb 1942
5T/Skr. John Paterson, RNR17 Feb 1942mid 1943
6T/A/Ch.Skr. Thomas Robert William Miller, RNRmid 194314 Apr 1945
7A/Ch.Skr. Henry James Barnard, RNR14 Apr 1945mid 1945

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