HMIS Investigator (J 81)
|Navy||The Royal Indian Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||W. Simons & Co. Ltd. (Renfrew, Scotland)|
|Launched||13 Mar 1925|
Former Government Cable ship Patrick Stewart. Taken over by the Royal Indian Navy in 1932 and converted to a surving ship in 1934. Served as patrol sloop during the Second World War. Sold in 1951.
Displacement: 1572 tons (1890 tons, full load) Dimensions: 226 (pp), 247 (oa) x 37.5 x 13.5 (16.25 full load) feet Machinery: 2 Boilers, 2 shafts, reciprocating engine, IHP 2400 = 12.5 knots Armament: 1 4.7" gun, 2 20mm (AA) (2x1), 2 .303" (AA) (2x1) Completment: 109
Commands listed for HMIS Investigator (J 81)
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and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.
|1||Lancelot Sanderson, RIN||1 Oct 1935||29 Sep 1939|
|2||Cdr. Henry Richmond Inigo-Jones, RIN||29 Sep 1939||Mar 1940|
|3||Lt.Cdr. Hector Eric Felsor Paine, RIN||Mar 1940||8 Apr 1940|
|4||Lt.Cdr. Martin Henry St.Leger Nott, OBE, RIN||8 Apr 1940||16 Jul 1940|
|5||Lt. William Joseph Graham Hughes, RIN||16 Jul 1940||11 Jan 1941|
|6||Cdr. Harold Charles Beauchamp, RIN||11 Jan 1941||28 Dec 1941|
|7||Lt. Maurice Gilbert Collins, RIN||28 Dec 1941||mid 1942|
|8||R M Snelgrove, RINR||mid 1942||1 Dec 1942|
|9||T/Lt. Roy Walker Emerson, RINR||1 Dec 1942||15 May 1943|
|10||W H Currie, RINVR||15 May 1943||1 Dec 1944|
|11||A/Lt.Cdr. Anthony Troughton Bond, RIN||1 Dec 1944||25 Aug 1945|
|12||T/A/Lt.Cdr. George Alfred Foster, RINR||25 Aug 1945||22 Oct 1945|
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