Allied Warships

HMS Ullswater (FY 252)

ASW Whaler of the Lake class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeASW Whaler
ClassLake 
PennantFY 252 
Built bySmith's Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Ordered 
Laid down6 Jul 1939 
Launched31 Aug 1939 
Commissioned15 Nov 1939 
Lost19 Nov 1942 
History

HMS Ullswater (T/Lt. Neil Black Cameron Ross, RNR) was torpedoed and sunk by a German motor torpedo boat in the English Channel on 19 November 1942.The Commanding officer was killed in the loss.

 
Former nameKos XXIX

Commands listed for HMS Ullswater (FY 252)

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CommanderFromTo
1Skr. Charles Raymond Blowers, RNR8 Nov 19391 Jan 1940
2S.Lt. Douglas Riddell Stavert, RN1 Jan 194017 Apr 1940
3Lt. Oliver Russell Moore, RN17 Apr 194023 Oct 1940
4T/Lt. Neil Black Cameron Ross, RNR23 Oct 194019 Nov 1942 (+)

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