HMS Monas Isle (4.47)
Armed boarding vessel
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Armed boarding vessel|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||William Denny & Brothers (Dumbarton, Scotland)|
|Launched||11 Mar 1905|
Passenger vessel completed in April 1905. Requisitioned by the Admiralty in August 1939. Displacement: 1671 GRT. Dimensions: 94.9 x 12.2 feet. Armament: 2 4" guns (2x1), 1 12 pdr AA, 2 2pdr AA (2x1), 2 .303" MG AA (2x1). Speed: 22 knots.
Became an auxiliary Anti Aircraft ship in 1941. Became an accommodation ship in 1943. Returned to her owner in 1945.
Commands listed for HMS Monas Isle (4.47)
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|1||Cdr. John Charles Keith Dowding, RD, RNR||5 Sep 1939||9 Jan 1941|
|2||Cdr. Arthur Ian Robertson, RNR||9 Jan 1941||9 Oct 1941|
|3||Lt.Cdr. Jack Nowell Richards, RNR||9 Oct 1941||5 May 1942|
|4||Cdr. (retired) John Hamilton Blair, DSC, RD, RNR||5 May 1942||late 1943|
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