Allied Warships

HMNZS Manuka (T 401)

MS Trawler of the Manuka class

NavyThe Royal New Zealand Navy
TypeMS Trawler
PennantT 401 
Built bySenior Foundry (Auckland, New Zealand) : Muir & Houston, Glasgow, Scotland, U.K.) 
OrderedOct 1940 
Laid downFeb 1941 
Launched23 Sep 1941 
Commissioned30 Mar 1942 
End service 

Sold in 1946


Commands listed for HMNZS Manuka (T 401)

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1Lt. John Neat Allan, RNZNVR30 Mar 194224 Apr 1944
2T/Lt. Walter Strong, RNZNVR24 Apr 19445 Oct 1944
3T/Lt. Edward Carlyon Vellenoweth, RNZNR5 Oct 1944

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