Allied Warships

HMS Shusa (FY 1702)

MS Whaler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Whaler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1702 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Ordered 
Laid down 
Launched6 Jun 1929 
CommissionedMar 1940 
End service 
History

Completed in July 1929.
Whaler of South Georgia Co. Ltd. (Chr.Salvesen & Co.), Jersey, taken over by the Admiralty in March 1940.
Displacement: 251 tons.

Transferred to the Soviet Union in February 1942 being renamed T-105.
T-105 foundered in the Barents Sea on 20 November 1942.

 

Commands listed for HMS Shusa (FY 1702)

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CommanderFromTo
1Skr. Ernest Percy Tucker, RNR15 Sep 194018 Dec 1940
2Lt. William McKee, RNR18 Dec 194011 Dec 1941
3S.Lt. John Bentley Powell, RNR11 Dec 1941early 1942

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