HMS Derby (J 90)
Minesweeper of the Hunt class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Clyde Shipbuilding Co. (Glasgow, Scotland)|
|Launched||9 Aug 1918|
|Commissioned||21 Oct 1918|
HMS Derby was laid up in reserve at Singapore when the Second World War started
HMS Denby is not listed as active unit in the January 1945 Navy List
Scrapped 4 July 1945.
Commands listed for HMS Derby (J 90)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. William Napier Petch, RN||29 Aug 1939||6 Dec 1939|
|2||Lt. Francis Charles Victor Brightman, RN||6 Dec 1939||Jun 1941|
|3||Lt.Cdr. Archibald Frederick MacFie, OBE, RNR||Jun 1941||mid 1942|
|4||Lt. Charles David Sampson, RNVR||mid 1942||Oct 1942|
|5||Lt.Cdr. Sidney Lord Bannister Maybury, RN||Oct 1942||10 May 1944|
|6||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Daniel Walter Scholes, RNVR||10 May 1944||late 1944|
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