HMS Hickory (T 116)
MS Trawler of the Tree class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Henry Robb Ltd. (Leith, U.K.) : Whites M.E.|
|Ordered||5 Jun 1939|
|Laid down||16 Aug 1939|
|Launched||24 Feb 1940|
|Commissioned||19 Apr 1940|
|Lost||22 Oct 1940|
HMT Hickory (Lt. Ralph Eric Harding, RNZNVR) was mined and sunk in the English Channel south of Portland on 22 October 1940. The commanding officer survived the sinking but was wounded and 20 were killed and the survivors were picked up later by the Pine.
Commands listed for HMS Hickory (T 116)
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|1||Ch.Skr. Arthur Pitchers, RNR||16 Apr 1940||23 Jul 1940|
|2||Lt. Ralph Eric Harding, RNZNVR||23 Jul 1940||22 Oct 1940|
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