Allied Warships

HMS Pistruan (FY 1791)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1791 
Built byAlexander Hall & Co. Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland) 
Laid down 
Launched18 Dec 1929 
CommissionedMay 1940 
End service 

Completed in February 1930.
Taken over by the Admiralty in May 1940.
Displacement: 211 tons.

Returned to her owner in November 1944.


Commands listed for HMS Pistruan (FY 1791)

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1Norman Minshull, RNR23 Apr 194018 Apr 1941
2H C Gue, RNR18 Apr 194125 Sep 1942
3Skr. Frederick William White Burnett, RNR25 Sep 194216 Dec 1943
4Skr. Graham Smith Burr, RNR16 Dec 1943early 1944

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