Allied Warships

HMS Estrella do Mar (FY 1916)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1916 
Built byCochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched8 Sep 1914 
Commissioned 1941 
End service 

Completed in November 1914.
Taken over by the Admiralty in 1941.
Displacement: 327 tons.
Armament: 1 12pdr AA gun.

Renamed Dusk in 1941.
Sold in 1946 being renamed Akbari.
Scrapped at Mombasa in January 1958.


Commands listed for HMS Estrella do Mar (FY 1916)

Please note that we're still working on this section
and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.

1Lt. David Kenneth Hamilton Kinloch, RNR20 Nov 194114 Aug 1943
2T/Lt. Oliver Lawton Payne, RNVR14 Aug 19432 Oct 1943
3T/Lt. James Woodhams, RNVR2 Oct 194330 Jul 1944
4T/Lt. Anthony John Gibbons, RNVR30 Jul 1944May 1945
5T/Lt. Leonard Wilkinson, RNVRMay 1945late 1945

You can help improve our commands section
Click here to Submit events/comments/updates for this vessel.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve this ships page.

Return to the Allied Warships section