Allied Warships

HMS Lady Philomena (FY 148)

ASW Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeASW Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 148 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched9 Jan 1936 
CommissionedOct 1939 
End service 

Completed on 6 February 1936.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 417 tons.
Armament: 1 4" gun.

Returned to her owner in October 1945.
Renamed St. Attalus in 1946.
Renamed Onslow in 1948.
Scrapped at Preston on 11 May 1960.


Commands listed for HMS Lady Philomena (FY 148)

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1Lt.Cdr. John Albert Baragwanath, RNR6 Oct 1939early 1940
2Skr. Joseph Hodson, RNRearly 194023 Jul 1940
3Skr. Albert Robinson, RNR23 Jul 194012 Feb 1943
4Skr. John Windram, RNR12 Feb 194313 Aug 1943
5A/Skr.Lt. Case James Albert Silom, RNR13 Aug 1943

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