Allied Warships

HMIS Hashemi

Auxiliary patrol vessel

NavyThe Royal Indian Navy
TypeAuxiliary patrol vessel
Class[No specific class] 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched16 Nov 1917 
Commissioned26 Oct 1939 
End service 

Completed in January 1918 as Royal Navy patrol frigate Kildorough, converted to cargo ship in 1932.
Displacement: 895 tons.
Dimentions: 55.5 x 9.1 feet.

Requisitioned by the RIN on 2 October 1939.
Returned to her owner in 1944.  

Commands listed for HMIS Hashemi

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1Lt. Maurice Gilbert Collins, RIN3 Jan 1940

2T/Lt. E H O Bryan, RINR4 Dec 19408 Jan 1941
3Lt. Maurice Gilbert Collins, RIN8 Jan 194128 Oct 1941
4T/Lt. Ivor Richards, RINR28 Oct 19411 Dec 1942
5D G C Courtenay, RINVR1 Dec 194230 Jan 1943
6T/Lt. Samuel Douglas Gordon, RINR30 Jan 1943

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