Allied Warships

HMIS Narbada (U 40)

Sloop of the Black Swan class

NavyThe Royal Indian Navy
ClassBlack Swan 
PennantU 40 
Built byThornycroft (Southampton, U.K.) 
Ordered29 Aug 1940 
Laid down30 Aug 1941 
Launched21 Dec 1942 
Commissioned29 Apr 1943 
End service 

Transferred to Pakistan in 1948 being renamed Jhelum.


Commands listed for HMIS Narbada (U 40)

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1Lt.Cdr. Arthur Walter Beeton, RIN1 Dec 1942

2A/Capt. John Lawrence, OBE, RINJan 1944Jun 1944
3A/Capt. Martin Henry St.Leger Nott, OBE, RINJun 194419 Mar 1945
4A/Capt. Hector Eric Felsor Paine, RIN19 Mar 1945

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