HMIS Cauvery (U 10)
Sloop of the Modified Black Swan class
|Navy||The Royal Indian Navy|
|Class||Modified Black Swan|
|Built by||Yarrow Shipbuilders Ltd. (Scotstoun, Scotland)|
|Laid down||28 Oct 1942|
|Launched||15 Jun 1943|
|Commissioned||21 Oct 1943|
Commands listed for HMIS Cauvery (U 10)
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|1||A/Cdr. Arthur Walter Beeton, RIN||13 Oct 1943||10 May 1944|
|2||A/Cdr. Frederick Francis Wentworth Harvey, RIN||10 May 1944||6 Aug 1945|
|3||A/Cdr. George Tanqueray Moger, OBE, RIN||6 Aug 1945|
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Notable events involving Cauvery include:
29 Nov 1943
HMS Taku (Lt. A.J.W. Pitt, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Scapa Flow together with HMS Milne (Capt. I.M.R. Campbell, DSO, RN), HMIS Cauvery (A/Cdr. A.W. Beeton, RIN) and HMS Kempenfelt (Lt.Cdr. J.B. Marjoribanks, RN). (1)
30 Nov 1943
HMS Taku (Lt. A.J.W. Pitt, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Scapa Flow together with HMS Bellona (Capt. C.F.W. Norris, RN), HMS Meteor (Lt.Cdr. D.J.B. Jewitt, RN), HMIS Cauvery (A/Cdr. A.W. Beeton, RIN) and HMS Tuscan (Lt.Cdr. C.H.de B. Newby, RN). (1)
3 Dec 1943
HMS Telemachus (Cdr. W.D.A. King, DSO, DSC, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Scapa Flow together with HMS Meteor (Lt.Cdr. D.J.B. Jewitt, RN), HMS Opportune (Cdr. J. Lee-Barber, DSO and Bar, RN) and HMIS Cauvery (A/Cdr. A.W. Beeton, RIN). (2)
3 Jun 1944
During 3/4 June 1944, HMS Tradewind (Lt.Cdr. S.L.C. Maydon, DSO and Bar, RN), conducted A/S exercises off Trincomalee with the Indian sloop HMIS Cauvery (A/Cdr. F.F.W. Harvey, RIN) and the British frigates HMS Lossie (Lt.Cdr. A.F. MacFie, OBE, RNR), HMS Findhorn (Lt.Cdr. J.C. Dawson, RD, RNR) and HMS Nadder (T/A/Lt.Cdr. P.E. Kitto, RNR). (3)
- ADM 173/18180
- ADM 173/18214
- ADM 173/19049
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.