Allied Warships

HMS Sata

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched5 Mar 1931 
CommissionedAug 1939 
End service 

Completed in October 1931.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 340 tons.

Returned to her owner in December 1945.
Scrapped at Newport in 1956.


Commands listed for HMS Sata

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1T/Skr. John Cookson Smith, RNR13 Mar 19403 Nov 1940
2T/Skr. John Jeffrey Tomlinson, RNR3 Nov 1940Feb 1941
3Skr. Jonathan Snape, RNRFeb 19413 Apr 1941
4Skr. Henry Douglas Treece Birch, RNR3 Apr 194114 Aug 1942
5T/Skr. Richard Rawlinson Snape, RNR14 Aug 1942Mar 1944
6T/Skr. William Henry Linstead, RNRMar 1944late 1945

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