Allied Warships

HMIS Selama

Auxiliary patrol vessel

NavyThe Royal Indian Navy
TypeAuxiliary patrol vessel
Class[No specific class] 
Built byWilliam Denny & Brothers (Dumbarton, Scotland) 
Laid down 
Commissioned12 Oct 1939 
End service 

Completed in December 1914 as passenger/cargo vessel.
Displacement: 291 tons.
Dimentions: 45.7 x 7.8 feet.

Requisitioned by the RIN on 7 September 1939.
Returned to her owner in 1943. 

Commands listed for HMIS Selama

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1Lt. Geoffrey Phillips Ranson, RIN4 Oct 193914 Jan 1940
2Lt. (retd) Henry Morland, RIN14 Jan 194021 Jul 1940
3T/Lt. John Thomas Flockhart, RINR21 Jul 194018 Aug 1940
4Lt. (retd) Henry Morland, RIN18 Aug 19406 Nov 1940
5W E Vangeysel, RINR6 Nov 19404 Feb 1942
6T/Lt. Sayed Mahomed Zahir Hussain Jaffrey, RINR4 Feb 19421 Dec 1942
7T/Lt. Kailash Nath Lahiri, RINR1 Dec 194223 Feb 1943
8T/Lt. Alan Cameron Dalziel, RINR23 Feb 1943late 1943

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