Allied Warships

HMS Lephreto (FY 519)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 519 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched1 Oct 1917 
CommissionedAug 1939 
End service 

Completed on 20 October 1917.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 275 tons.
Armament: 1 12pdr AA gun.

Became a fuel carrier in January 1944.


Commands listed for HMS Lephreto (FY 519)

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1Ch.Skr. William Albert Watson, RNR30 Aug 1939late 1939

2T/Skr. Richard Algernon Matthews, RNR22 Feb 194021 Dec 1940
3T/Lt. Richard Gavin Robinson, RNVR21 Dec 1940early 1944

4T/A/Ch.Skr. (T/A/Skr.Lt.) Harry Lee, RNR15 Apr 1944mid 1944

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