Allied Warships

HMIS Parvati (4.179)

Auxiliary patrol vessel

NavyThe Royal Indian Navy
TypeAuxiliary patrol vessel
Class[No specific class] 
Pennant4.179 
Built byGrangemouth Dry Dock Co. (Grangemouth, Scotland) 
Ordered 
Laid down 
Launched13 Sep 1927 
Commissioned21 Nov 1939 
Lost30 Apr 1941 
Loss position13° 11'N, 42° 54'E
History

Completed in November 1927 as passenger/cargo vessel.
Displacement: 1542 tons.
Dimensions: 76.2 x 11.6 feet.

Requisitioned by the RIN on 29 October 1939.
Mined in the Red Sea, north-east of Assab in position 13º11'N, 42º54'E. One officer and twelve ratings were killed. 

Commands listed for HMIS Parvati (4.179)

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CommanderFromTo
1H A Romer, RINVR20 Dec 19397 Jan 1940
2D G C Courtenay, RINVR7 Jan 1940Oct 40 ?
3H A Romer, RINVROct 40 ?21 Dec 1940
4Lt. Hajee Mohammed Siddiq Choudry, RIN21 Dec 194030 Apr 1941

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