Allied Warships

HMS Satsa (FY 1734)

MS Whaler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Whaler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1734 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched1 Oct 1936 
CommissionedOct 1941 
End service 

Completed in November 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.

Became a danlayer in April 1944.


Commands listed for HMS Satsa (FY 1734)

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1Francis Henry Barnes, RNR1 Dec 1942Apr 1943
2Lt. Wallace Melville Baird, RNRApr 1943Jun 1944
3T/Lt. Harold Olsberg, RNRJun 1944early 1945

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