Allied Warships

HMS John Stephen (FY 1662)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1662 
Built byJohn Duthie Torry Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland) 
Laid down 
Launched3 Mar 1920 
CommissionedJan 1940 
End service 

Completed in July 1920.
Taken over by the Admiralty in January 1940.
Displacement: 227 tons.

Returned to her owner in November 1945.


Commands listed for HMS John Stephen (FY 1662)

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1T/Skr. William Ritchie Hastie Stewart, RNR3 Aug 194022 Jan 1941
2Skr. Charles Withworth, RNR22 Jan 1941mid/late41

3Skr. Wallace Franklin Wilson, RNR12 Nov 194124 Jul 1942 (+)
4T/Skr. Joseph Henry Clark, RNR24 Jul 194222 May 1944
5A/Ch.Skr. Norman Roch, RNR22 May 1944early 1945

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