Allied Warships

HMS Shandwick (FY 1587)

MS Trawler

Photo from Imperial War Museum (IWM), FL-18951

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1587 
Built byHall, Russell & Co. Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland) 
Laid down 
Launched22 Feb 1912 
CommissionedSep 1940 
End service 

Completed in March 1912.
Taken over by the Admiralty in September 1940.
Displacement: 166 tons.

Returned to her owner ca. November 1945 - January 1946.


Commands listed for HMS Shandwick (FY 1587)

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1T/Skr. Daniel Young, RNR6 Mar 1940Feb 1941
2T/Skr. Oliver Bert Bell, RNRFeb 1941mid 1945

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