Allied Warships

HMS Kintyre (T 165)

MS Trawler of the Isles class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
PennantT 165 
Built byArdrossan Dockyard (Ardrossan, Scotland) : Plenty 
Ordered22 Jul 1940 
Laid down14 Apr 1941 
Launched21 Oct 1941 
Commissioned24 Apr 1942 
End service 
HistorySold in May 1946.


Commands listed for HMS Kintyre (T 165)

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1T/Lt. R E Davidson, RNVR3 Mar 1942mid 1942
2T/Lt. Claude Richardson, RNVRmid 1942Apr 1944
3T/Lt. Jack Herbert Doughty, RNVRApr 1944mid 1944
4T/Lt. Patrick Arthur Tritton, RNVRmid 1944mid 1945

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Notable events involving Kintyre include:

23 Nov 1943
HMS Unseen (Lt. M.L.C. Crawford, DSC and Bar, RN) arrived at Bizerta. She was escorted in by HMS Kintyre (T/Lt. C. Richardson, RNVR). (1)


  1. ADM 199/1824

ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.

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