Allied Warships

HMS River Spey (FY 1643)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1643 
Built byMontrose Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (Montrose, Scotland) 
Laid down 
Launched13 Jul 1918 
Commissioned 1941 
End service 

Completed on 3 December 1918.
Taken over by the Admiralty in 1941.
Displacement: 202 tons.
Armament: 1 3pdr gun.

Returned to her owner in November 1944 or 1945.


Commands listed for HMS River Spey (FY 1643)

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1Skr. Charles John Thomas Rose, RNR22 May 19401 Oct 1941
2T/Skr. Anton Julius Trolle, RNR1 Oct 1941mid 1942
3Skr. Edgar Smith, RNR20 May 19421 Aug 1942
4T/Lt. Philip Ralph Dennis Tutt, RNVR1 Aug 194216 Jun 1943
5T/Skr. Ernest William Lambert, RNR16 Jun 1943early 1944

6Skr. Angus Murray, RNRApr 1944mid 1944

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