Allied Warships

HMS Comet

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
Pennant 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Ordered 
Laid down 
Launched7 Mar 1924 
CommissionedSep 1939 
Lost30 Sep 1940 
History

Completed in March 1924.
Taken over by the Admiralty in September 1939.
Displacement: 301 tons.

HMS Comet (Lt.Cdr. Sidney Richard James Woods, RNR) was mined and sunk off Falmouth on 30 September 1940.

 

Commands listed for HMS Comet

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CommanderFromTo
1T/Lt. John Coade Grose, RNR24 Apr 1940May 1940
2Lt.Cdr. Sidney Richard James Woods, RNRMay 194030 Sep 1940

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