Allied Warships

HMS Charles Doran (FY 597)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 597 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched20 Sep 1917 
CommissionedFeb 1940 
End service 

Completed on 19 December 1917.
Taken over by the Admiralty in February 1940.
Displacement: 273 tons.

Returned to her owner in November 1945. Scrapped at Barrow on 25 March 1953.


Commands listed for HMS Charles Doran (FY 597)

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1T/Skr. Richard Rawlinson Snape, RNR1 Jul 194021 Jan 1943
2Skr. George Samuel Draper, DSC, RNR21 Jan 194312 Aug 1943
3T/Skr. Alfred Augustus Hindes, DSC, RNR12 Aug 1943mid 1945

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