Allied Warships

HMS Tern (T 64)

River gunboat of the Tern class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeRiver gunboat
ClassTern 
PennantT 64 
Built byYarrow Shipbuilders Ltd. (Scotstoun, Scotland)  
Ordered14 Jan 1926 
Laid down 
Launched29 Aug 1927 
CommissionedNov 1927 
Lost19 Dec 1941 
History

Scuttled at Hong Kong on 19 December 1941 to prevent her capture by the Japanese.

 

Commands listed for HMS Tern (T 64)

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CommanderFromTo
1Lt.Cdr. Marcus Henry Reginald Crichton, RN15 Mar 1938early 1941

2T/Lt. John Douglas, RNR194119 Dec 1941

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