Allied Warships

HMS Elsie Cam (FY 1646)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1646 
Built byDeutsche Werke AG (Rustingen, Germany) 
Laid down 
CommissionedMay 1940 
End service 

Built in 1922.
Taken over by the Admiralty in May 1940.
Displacement: 250 tons.

Returned to her owner in January 1946.


Commands listed for HMS Elsie Cam (FY 1646)

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1T/Skr. Joseph Allan Prettyman, DSC, RNR24 Aug 194015 Nov 1940
2Skr. Daniel Edward Coleman, RNR15 Nov 194028 May 1941
3T/Lt. John Kennedy, RNVR28 May 19419 Aug 1941
4T/Lt. William Alfred Freeborn, RNVR9 Aug 1941mid/late43
5T/Lt. James Maurice Lyons, RNVRmid/late43late 43

6T/A/Ch.Skr. Alexander Wood, RNR13 Feb 1945mid 1945

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