HMS George Adgell (FY 1926)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Cook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.)|
|Launched||18 Jun 1919|
Completed on 10 January 1920.
Returned to her owner in January 1946.
Commands listed for HMS George Adgell (FY 1926)
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|1||Percy Sidney Smith, RNR||13 Sep 1940||Nov 1941|
|2||T/Lt. Thomas Edward Appleton, RNVR||Nov 1941||early 1942|
|3||Lt. Douglas Macmillam Watson, RNVR||early 1942||24 Mar 1942|
|4||T/Lt. William Hunter Boyd, RNVR||24 Mar 1942||6 Nov 1942|
|5||T/Lt. Leslie Rawson Greenwood, RNVR||6 Nov 1942||19 Jan 1943|
|6||T/Lt. Wilfrid James Ward, RNVR||19 Jan 1943||8 Jun 1943|
|7||T/Lt. John Graham Tait, RNVR||8 Jun 1943||24 Jul 1943|
|8||T/Lt. Robert Peter Daws, RNVR||24 Jul 1943||1 Nov 1943|
|9||T/Lt. Henry Joseph Bastiaenen, RNVR||1 Nov 1943||mid 1945|
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Notable events involving George Adgell include:
5 Oct 1944
The crew of the George Adgell rescued a downed Mustang pilot from the North Sea. This fighter pilot was a member of the 339th Fighter Group, 505th Fighter Squadron. (1)
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