Allied Warships

HMS Santa (FY 1986)

MS Whaler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Whaler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1986 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Ordered 
Laid down 
Launched17 Sep 1936 
CommissionedOct 1941 
Lost23 Nov 1943 
History

Completed in October 1936.
Whaler of of South Georgia Co. Ltd. (Chr.Salvesen & Co., Middlesborough, U.K.), taken over by the Admiralty in October 1941.
Displacement: 355 tons.

Mined and sunk west of Maddalena, Sardinia, Italy,

 

Commands listed for HMS Santa (FY 1986)

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CommanderFromTo
1T/A/Skr.Lt. George Noble, RNRMar 194221 Apr 1942
2T/Lt. Reginald Alfred Verdon, RANVR21 Apr 194217 Jun 1942
3T/A/Skr.Lt. George Noble, RNR17 Jun 1942late 1943
4T/A/Skr.Lt. James Leslie Everett, RNRlate 194323 Nov 1943 (+)

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