Allied Warships

HMS Stella Orion

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
Built byCochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched14 Oct 1935 
CommissionedSep 1939 
Lost11 Nov 1940 

Completed in November 1935.
Taken over by the Admiralty in September 1939.
Displacement: 417 tons.

HMT Stella Orion (Skr. W.J. Barlow, RNR) was mined and sunk in the Thames estuary on 11 November 1940.


Commands listed for HMS Stella Orion

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1Skr. Alexander West, RNR3 Nov 19395 Sep 1940
2L Green, RNR5 Sep 194011 Oct 1940
3Skr. Philip Kay, RNR11 Oct 1940late 1940
4Skr. Walter Johnson Barlow, RNRlate 194011 Nov 1940

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