Allied Warships

HMS Kos XXII

ASW Whaler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeASW Whaler
Class[No specific class] 
Pennant 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Ordered 
Laid down 
Launched26 Jul 1937 
CommissionedJan 1941 
Lost2 Jun 1941 
History

Completed in August 1937.
Norwegian whaler of Hvalfangerselskap Kosmos A/S (Anders Jahre), Sandefjord, Norway taken over by the Admiralty in September 1940.
Displacement: 353 tons.

HMS Kos XXII (Lt.(retired) Herbert Duncan Foxon, RNR) was bombed and sunk by German aircraft south of Crete.

 

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1Lt. (retired) Herbert Duncan Foxon, RNR???2 Jun 1941

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