HMS Bouvet 2 (FY 1695)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Smiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.)|
|Launched||12 Aug 1930|
Whaler of Sevilla Whaling Co. Ltd. (Chr.Salvesen & Co., Leith, U.K.), taken over by the Admiralty in March 1940. Displacement: 245 tons.
Returned to owner in April 1946.
Bouvet 2, renamed Indus 8, was sunk at Pichidangui, Chile on 15 November 1954.
Commands listed for HMS Bouvet 2 (FY 1695)
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|1||T/S.Lt. Douglas Herbert Hackett, RNVR||9 Sep 1940||22 Jan 1941|
|2||Skr. John Richard Clark, RNR||22 Jan 1941||Jan 1942|
|3||Skr. William Buchan, RNR||Jan 1942||13 Aug 1943|
|4||T/Skr. Sidney Swinborne, RNR||13 Aug 1943||15 Aug 1944|
|5||T/Skr. Ezra Heaton Brooks, RNR||15 Aug 1944||mid 1945|
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