Allied Warships

HMS Sluga (FY 1773)

MS Whaler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Whaler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1773 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched20 Jun 1929 
CommissionedMar 1940 
End service 

Whaler of South Georgia Co. Ltd. (Chr.Salvesen & Co., Middlesborough, U.K.), taken over by the Admiralty in March 1940.
Displacement: 251 tons.

Returned to owner in April 1946.


Commands listed for HMS Sluga (FY 1773)

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1T/Skr. James Bowie, RNR27 Jul 194013 Feb 1941
2T/Lt. Robert Anthony Hannah, RNVR13 Feb 194121 Aug 1943
3T/Lt. Arthur Rowland Emmett, RNVR21 Aug 1943early 1945
4J McDonald, RNVRearly 1945mid 1945

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