Allied Warships

HMS Tartan (FY 915)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 915 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched12 Aug 1912 
CommissionedMar 1942 
End service 

Completed on 17 September 1912.
Taken over by the Admiralty in March 1942.
Displacement: 202 tons.
Armament: 1 3pdr gun.

Returned to her owner in July 1945.
Scrapped at Sunderland on 11 January 1963.


Commands listed for HMS Tartan (FY 915)

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1Skr. George Gibbins, RNR24 May 19401 Feb 1942
2Lt.Cdr. Robert William Wainwright, RN1 Feb 1942Nov 1942
3T/Lt. Reginald Charles Anciaume, RNVRNov 19426 May 1943
4T/Lt. Peter Arthur Griffin Wright, RNVR6 May 19434 Nov 1943
5T/A/S.Lt. Robert Cecil Aylmer Hall, RNVR4 Nov 19431 Dec 1943
6T/Skr. John Thomas Taylor Williams, DSC, RNR1 Dec 194316 Feb 1945
7Skr. Benjamin Buchan, RNR16 Feb 1945mid 1945

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