Allied Warships

HMS Osta (FY 737)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 737 
Built byJohn Duthie Torry Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland) 
Laid down 
Launched 1915 
CommissionedMay 1940 
End service 

Completed in May 1915.
Taken over by the Admiralty in May 1940.
Displacement: 230 tons.

Became a bolloon barrage vessel in January 1944.


Commands listed for HMS Osta (FY 737)

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1Skr. George Horner, RNR4 Jun 1940

2Skr. Wallace Franklin Wilson, RNR21 Mar 194123 Aug 1941
3Skr. William Masson, RNR23 Aug 1941mid/late42

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