HMS Brimness (FY 254)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Smiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.)|
|Launched||1 Feb 1934|
Completed in February 1934.
Sold in 1945 or 1946.
Commands listed for HMS Brimness (FY 254)
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|1||Skr. Arthur Keable, RNR||18 Nov 1939||2 Dec 1940|
|2||Skr. William Martin, RNR||2 Dec 1940||mid/late41|
|3||Skr. Arthur Emanuel Larner, RNR||2 Sep 1942||10 Jul 1943|
|4||Skr. George Henry Loades, RNR||10 Jul 1943||28 Oct 1943|
|5||A/Skr.Lt John Foubister Banks, RNR||28 Oct 1943||Jan 1944|
|6||T/Skr. William Anderson, RNR||Jan 1944||27 Mar 1944|
|7||Skr. Samuel James King, RNR||27 Mar 1944||14 Nov 1944|
|8||A/Skr.Lt. Charles William Burman, RNR||14 Nov 1944||1 Mar 1945|
|9||A/Skr.Lt. George Henry Loades, RNR||1 Mar 1945|
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Notable events involving Brimness include:
14 Feb 1944
HrMs Zeehond (Lt.Cdr. Baron D.T. Mackay, RNN) departed Rothesay for Lerwick. She made the passage north through the Minches together with HMS Venturer (Lt. J.S. Launders, RN) that was to proceed to Scapa Flow. They were escorted by HMS Brimness (T/Skr. W. Anderson, RNR). (1)
- ADM 199/1855
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.