Allied Warships

HMS Friesland (FY 1663)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1663 
Built byA. Vuijk & Zonen (Cappele a/d IJssel, Netherlands) 
Laid down 
Commissioned 1940 
End service 

Built in 1924.
Taken over by the Admiralty in 1940.
Displacement: 180 tons.

Returned to her owner in 1945.


Commands listed for HMS Friesland (FY 1663)

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1Skr. Finlay McKay, RD, RNR25 Oct 1940mid 1941

2T/Skr. Richard Rawlinson Snape, RNR16 Apr 19427 Jul 1942
3F W McKay, RNR7 Jul 1942late 1945

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