Allied Warships

HMS Gavotte (T 115)

ASW Trawler of the Dance class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeASW Trawler
PennantT 115 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) : Holmes 
Ordered9 Sep 1939 
Laid down8 Dec 1939 
Launched7 May 1940 
Commissioned24 Aug 1940 
End service 

Transferred to the Italian Navy in March 1946.


Commands listed for HMS Gavotte (T 115)

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1T/Lt. Cyril Stewart Tennent, RNVR19 Aug 194021 Oct 1940
2T/Lt. Stanley Martin Booker, RNVR21 Oct 194025 Aug 1942
3T/Lt. Dennis Bates, RNR26 Aug 1942late 1943
4T/Lt. William Alan Swain, RNVRlate 1943

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Notable events involving Gavotte include:

10 Jul 1943
At 0011 hours, HMS Unison (Lt. A.R. Daniell, DSC, RN), sighted the convoy and, her duty done, returned to Malta in company of the armed trawler HMS Gavotte (T/Lt. D. Bates, RNR).

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