Allied Warships

HMS Anglia (4.62)

Armed boarding vessel

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeArmed boarding vessel
Class[No specific class] 
Built byHepple (South Shields, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched12 Oct 1912 
Commissioned 1939 
End service 

Yacht completed in February 1913.
Requisitioned by the Admiralty in September 1939.
Displacement: 342 GRT.
Dimensions: 46.3 x 7.6 feet.
Armament: 1 12 pdr AA.
Speed: 13 knots.

Sold in 1946.


Commands listed for HMS Anglia (4.62)

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1S.Lt. Robert McCready, RNR12 Sep 1939early 1941
2Lt. Harold Malcolm Collier, RNRearly 194122 Nov 1941
3T/Lt. Andrew Alfred Anderson, RNVR22 Nov 19411 Apr 1942
4T/Lt. Herbert Holmes, RNR1 Apr 1942Sep 1944
5T/Lt. Alfred George Fillingham, RNVRSep 1944late 1945

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