Allied Warships

HMS Skudd 3

MS Whaler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Whaler
Class[No specific class] 
Pennant 
Built byNylands Værksted (Oslo, Norway) 
Ordered 
Laid down 
Launched22 Apr 1929 
CommissionedNov 1940 
Lost27 Aug 1941 
History

Completed on 17 June 1929.
Norwegian whaler of Hvalfangerselskap Skytteren A/S (Yngvar Hvistendahl) Tønsberg, Norway taken over by the Admiralty in June 1940.
Displacement: 245 tons.

HMS Skudd 3 (Lt. Robert Cunningham MacMillan, RCNVR) was bombed and sunk by German aircraft at Tobruk.

 

Commands listed for HMS Skudd 3

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CommanderFromTo
1Lt. Archibald Ferguson Harkness, RNR7 Nov 1940Feb 1941 (1)
2T/Lt. Richard Leigh Smith, RCNVRFeb 1941May 1941
3T/Lt. Robert Cunningham MacMillan, RCNVRMay 194127 Aug 1941

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