Allied Warships

HMS Walwyns Castle (FY 866)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 866 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched2 Aug 1913 
Commissioned 1940 
End service 

Completed in September 1913.
Taken over by the Admiralty in February or March 1940.
Displacement: 255 tons.

Returned to her owner in March 1946.


Commands listed for HMS Walwyns Castle (FY 866)

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1Skr. John McLeman, RNR16 Jun 194017 Jul 1942
2T/Skr. William Fairclough Wright, RNR17 Jul 19427 Sep 1945

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