Allied Warships

HMS Loch Leven (FY 642)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 642 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched16 Oct 1928 
CommissionedAug 1939 
End service 

Completed on 4 December 1928.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 357 tons.

Returned to her owner in February 1946.
Renamed George Hastings in 1948.
Scrapped at Llanelly in June 1954.


Commands listed for HMS Loch Leven (FY 642)

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1Ch.Skr. Thomas Donovan, RNR23 Oct 193922 Jan 1941
2Skr. George Horner, RNR22 Jan 194111 Nov 1941
3J H Gibbs, RNR11 Nov 1941early 1942
4T/Skr. James Arthur Whittleton, RNRearly 1942early 1942

5T/Skr. Arthur Christy, RNR11 May 1942late 1942
6T/Skr. Charles Irving Beale, RNRlate 194228 Nov 1943
7T/Skr. George Henry Davies, RNR28 Nov 1943mid 1945

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