Allied Warships

HMS Norse (FY 1628)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1628 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched6 Nov 1930 
CommissionedAug 1939 
End service 

Completed on 15 December 1930.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 351 tons.

Returned to her owner in November 1944.
Renamed Krossteinur in 1947.
Scrapped at Odense, Denmark in October 1955.


Commands listed for HMS Norse (FY 1628)

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1T/Skr. Charles Seymour Larter, DSC, RNR22 Feb 19405 Sep 1940
2Skr. Charles William Herbert Shearing, RNR5 Sep 19401 Nov 1940
3Skr. Charles Withworth, RNR1 Nov 19408 Jan 1941
4T/Skr. John Thomas Salter, RNR8 Jan 194125 Mar 1941
5T/Lt. John Charles Staniland, RNVR25 Mar 1941Oct 1943
6T/Lt. William Ian Brooks, RNVROct 1943Apr 1944
7T/Lt. Philip Winton Jequier, RNVRApr 1944late 1944

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