Allied Warships

HMS Pelton

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched4 Sep 1925 
CommissionedAug 1939 
Lost24 Dec 1940 

Completed on 10 October 1925.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 358 tons.

HMT Pelton (Skr. John Alexander Sutherland, DSC, RNR) was torpedoed and sunk by the German motor torpedo boat S-28 off Great Yarmouth on 24 December 1940.


Commands listed for HMS Pelton

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1Skr. John Alexander Sutherland, RNR11 Nov 1939mid/late40

2Skr. John Alexander Sutherland, DSC, RNRlate 194024 Dec 1940 (+)

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