HMS Fir (T 129)
MS Trawler of the Tree class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||A & J Inglis Ltd. (Glasgow, Scotland) : Aitchison Blair|
|Ordered||5 Jun 1939|
|Laid down||11 Aug 1939|
|Launched||27 Jan 1940|
|Commissioned||30 Apr 1940|
|History||Sold in 1947.|
Commands listed for HMS Fir (T 129)
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|1||Skr. James William Henry Whitelaw, RNR||18 Apr 1940||20 Aug 1940|
|2||A Wood, RNR||20 Aug 1940||1 Oct 1940|
|3||Skr. James William Henry Whitelaw, RNR||1 Oct 1940||Jan 1942|
|4||T/Skr. William Henry Buley, RNR||Jan 1942||14 Sep 1945|
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Notable events involving Fir include:
22 Mar 1945
HMS Fir (Skr.Lt. W.H. Buley, RNR) picks up 49 survivors from the British merchant Empire Kingley that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-315 northwest of Lands End in position 50°08'N, 05°51'W.