Allied Warships

HMIS Badora (FY 079)

Auxiliary patrol vessel

NavyThe Royal Indian Navy
TypeAuxiliary patrol vessel
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 079 
Built byWilliam Denny & Brothers (Dumbarton, Scotland) 
Laid down 
Launched 1914 
Commissioned4 Nov 1939 
End service 

Built 1914, completed October 1914 as passenger/cargo vessel.
Displacement: 279 tons.
Dimentions: 45.8 x 7.8 feet.

Requisitioned by the RIN on 19 September 1939.
Returned to her owner in 1944. 

Commands listed for HMIS Badora (FY 079)

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1T/Lt. Henry Lee, RINR4 Oct 1939Oct 1941 ?
2T/Lt. Robert Benjamin Simkins, RINROct 1941 ?20 Nov 1941
3A Knox-Little, RINVR20 Nov 194110 Dec 1942
4Lt. Lawrence Brockman More, RIN10 Dec 19421944

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