Allied Warships

HMS Turmoil (W 169)

Rescue Tug of the Bustler class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeRescue Tug
PennantW 169 
Built byHenry Robb Ltd. (Leith, U.K.) 
Laid down14 Jul 1944 
Launched11 May 1945 
CommissionedJul 1945 
End service 

This ship became famous for the unsuccesfull attempt to salvage the US Merchant Flying Enterprise in January 1952.


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