Allied Warships

HMIS Haideri

Auxiliary patrol vessel

NavyThe Royal Indian Navy
TypeAuxiliary patrol vessel
Class[No specific class] 
Built byBremer Vulkan (Vegesack, Germany) 
Laid down 
Launched 1920 
Commissioned11 Oct 1939 
Lost2 Apr 1943 

Completed in September 1920 as cargo vessel.
Displacement: 1487 tons.
Dimentions: 74.8 x 10.3 feet.

Requisitioned by the RIN on 1 September 1939.
Wrecked on 2 April 1943 between Madras and Trincomalee while towing 6 barges. 

Commands listed for HMIS Haideri

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1T/Lt. Alexander Begg Kelly, RINR24 Nov 1939mid 1940

2L P Clarkson, RINVR16 Sep 194014 Dec 1940
3T/Lt. Santasing Gill, RINR14 Dec 19401 Dec 1942
4G H G Scott, RINR1 Dec 19422 Apr 1943

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