HMS Goatfell (4.36)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||William Denny & Brothers (Dumbarton, Scotland)|
|Launched||1 Feb 1934|
|Commissioned||13 Dec 1939|
Passenger ship completed in March 1934. Requisitioned by the Admiralty in September 1939. Displacement: 428 GRT. Dimensions: 68.2 x 9.2. Armament: 4 2pdr AA (4x1), 6 20 mm AA (6x1), 8 0.5" MG AA (2x4), 4 3" rocket launhers (1x4). Speed: 16.5 knots.
Became an accommodation ship in 1944.
Commands listed for HMS Goatfell (4.36)
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and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.
|1||Lt.Cdr. (retired) John Davis, RN||9 Dec 1939||8 Jul 1940|
|2||Lt. Richard Henry Austin, RNVR||8 Jul 1940||7 Oct 1940|
|3||T/Lt. John McGlashan, RNR||7 Oct 1940||8 Dec 1940|
|4||T/Lt. John Harries Berry, RNR||8 Dec 1940||21 Apr 1941|
|5||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Harry Cecil Gaffney, RNR||21 Apr 1941||13 Oct 1942|
|6||T/Lt. Francis Arthur Davies, RNR||13 Oct 1942||mid 1944|
|7||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Nils Anker Hoyum, RNR||mid 1944||24 Oct 1944|
|8||T/Lt. Edgar Seymour Frank Elliott, RNVR||24 Oct 1944||12 Apr 1945|
|9||T/Lt. Gordon Brack Row, RNVR||12 Apr 1945||May 1945|
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