Allied Warships

HMS Birch (T 93)

MS Trawler of the Tree class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
PennantT 93 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) : Holmes 
Ordered5 Jun 1939 
Laid down21 Aug 1939 
Launched13 Nov 1939 
Commissioned17 Apr 1940 
End service 

Sold in 1947.


Commands listed for HMS Birch (T 93)

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1Lt.Cdr. Frederick George Tidswell, RNZNVR17 Apr 194027 Jul 1941
2Lt.Cdr. Reginald Harry Andrew Clark, RNR27 Jul 19416 Aug 1942
3T/Lt. Lancelot Norman Moule, RNVR6 Aug 194216 Apr 1945
4T/Lt. Roland Murgatroyd, RNVR16 Apr 1945early 1946

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