Allied Warships

HMS St. Goran

ASW Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeASW Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched5 Sep 1936 
CommissionedOct 1939 
Lost1 May 1940 

Copleted on 22 October 1936.
Taken over by the Admiralty in September 1939.
Displacement: 565 tons.

HMS St. Goran (T/Lt. Alan Reid, RNVR, her previous CO Lt.Cdr. William Clarke McGuigan, RNR was killed on the April 30th) was sunk by German aircraft in the Namsfjord, Norway on 1 May 1940.


Commands listed for HMS St. Goran

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1Ch.Skr. James Samuel Bush, RNR29 Oct 193914 Feb 1940
2Lt.Cdr. William Clarke McGuigan, RNR14 Feb 194030 Apr 1940 (+)
3T/Lt. Alan Reid, RNVR30 Apr 19401 May 1940

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