Allied Warships

HMS Resparko (FY 822)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 822 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched6 Dec 1915 
CommissionedApr 1940 
Lost20 Aug 1940 

Completed on 7 July 1916.
Taken over by the Admiralty in April 1940.
Displacement: 248 tons.

HMT Resparko (T/Skipper James Fountain, RNR) was sunk by German aircraft off Falmouth on 20 August 1940.


Commands listed for HMS Resparko (FY 822)

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1T/Skr. James Fountain, RNR1 May 194020 Aug 1940

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