Allied Warships

HMIS Sonavati (4.206)

Auxiliary patrol vessel

NavyThe Royal Indian Navy
TypeAuxiliary patrol vessel
Class[No specific class] 
Built byHarland & Wolff Ltd. (Govan, Scotland) 
Laid down 
Launched26 Nov 1935 
Commissioned31 Oct 1939 
End service 

Completed on 21 February 1936 as passenger/cargo vessel.
Displacement: 1638 tons.
Dimentions: 77.8 x 12.9 feet.

Requisitioned by the RIN on 7 October 1939.
Returned to her owner in 1946.  

Commands listed for HMIS Sonavati (4.206)

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1T/Lt. (E) Fleming Robb, RINR8 Oct 193930 Jun 1940
2Lt. Maxwell Brayshaw Hall, RIN30 Jun 194018 Sep 1941
3G W Barnes, RINR18 Sep 19412 Mar 1942
4T/Lt. Charles Fyfe Smith, RINR2 Mar 194218 Jul 1943
5T/Lt. Edward Alexander Frank Weller, RINR18 Jul 194321 Nov 1943
6T/Lt. Allan Brittain, RINR21 Nov 194323 Mar 1945
7T/A/Lt.Cdr. Leslie Neil Hill, RINR23 Mar 194529 Sep 1945

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