Allied Warships

HMS Gos 2 (FY 789)

MS Whaler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Whaler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 789 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched16 Aug 1928 
CommissionedDec 1940 
End service 

Completed in September 1928.
Norwegian whaler of Hvalfangerselskapet Pelagos A/S, T√łnsberg, Norway taken over by the Admiralty in November 1940.
Displacement: 247 tons.

Renamed HMS Atmosphere in September 1941.
Returned to owner in December 1945.


Commands listed for HMS Gos 2 (FY 789)

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1D I C Knott, RNVR21 Apr 19424 Aug 1943
2T/Lt. Peter Clement Hann, RNVR4 Aug 194327 Jan 1944
3N G Chittenden, RNVR27 Jan 1944mid 1945

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