Allied Warships

HMS Syvern

ASW Whaler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeASW Whaler
Class[No specific class] 
Built byFramnæs mekaniske Værksted (Sandefjord, Norway) 
Laid down 
CommissionedOct 1940 
Lost27 May 1941 

Completed in October 1937.
Norwegian whaler of A/S Thor Dahl, Sandefjord, Norway taken over by the Admiralty in October 1940.
Displacement: 307 tons.

HMS Syvern (Lt.Cdr. Reginald Edkins Clarke, RNR) was sunk by German aircraft at Souda Bay, Crete, Greece on 27 May 1941.


Commands listed for HMS Syvern

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1Lt.Cdr. (retired) Reginald Edkins Clarke, RNRApr 194127 May 1941

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