HMS Stoke City (FY 232)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Smiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.)|
|Launched||6 Dec 1934|
Completed in January 1935.
Returned to her owner in February 1946.
Commands listed for HMS Stoke City (FY 232)
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|1||Skr. Albert Robinson, RNR||22 Jan 1940||18 Mar 1940|
|2||K P D Thomas, RNR||18 Mar 1940||Apr 1940|
|3||Lt.Cdr. Norman Carlyle Hurst Scallan, RNR||Apr 1940||22 Aug 1940|
|4||T/Lt. Henry Donald Williams, RNR||28 Aug 1940||3 Mar 1942|
|5||Lt. Donovan Peter Piggford, RNR||3 Mar 1942||4 Jan 1943|
|6||T/Lt. William Garroway Aird, RCNVR||4 Jan 1943||29 Jan 1943|
|7||T/Lt. John Enda Bernard Healy, RNVR||29 Jan 1943||11 Sep 1943|
|8||T/Lt. John Patrick Pickard Tyndall, RNVR||11 Sep 1943||3 Mar 1945|
|9||T/Lt. John Wilson Murray, RNVR||3 Mar 1945|
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Notable events involving Stoke City include:
20 May 1942
HrMs O 14 (Lt.Cdr. H.A.W. Goossens, RNN) conducted A/S exercises at / off Scapa Flow with HMS Derwent (Cdr. R.H. Wright, DSC, RN), HMS Bleasdale (Lt. P.B.N. Lewis, RN), HMS Lord Lloyd (T/Lt. M.W. Bond, RNVR) and HMS Stoke City (Lt. D.P. Piggford, RNR). (1)
10 Jun 1942
HMS P 45 (Lt. H.B. Turner, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Scapa Flow with HMS London (Capt. R.M. Servaes, CBE, RN), HMS Stoke City (Lt. D.P. Piggford, RNR), HMS Preston North End (Lt. K.A. Vasey, MBE, RNR). (2)
- File 2.12.03.6389 (Dutch Archives, The Hague, Netherlands)
- ADM 173/17407
- ADM 173/17408
- ADM 173/19315
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.