Allied Warships

HMS Gruinard (T 239)

MS Trawler of the Isles class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
PennantT 239 
Built byJohn Crown & Sons Ltd. (Sunderland, U.K) : Holmes 
Ordered24 Jul 1941 
Laid down30 Apr 1942 
Launched20 Nov 1942 
Commissioned3 Mar 1943 
End service 

Lent to the Portugese Navy in October 1943.
Returned to the Royal Navy in September 1944.
Sold in June 1946.


Commands listed for HMS Gruinard (T 239)

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1T/A/Lt.Cdr. Kenneth Binfield Brown, RNVR12 Feb 1943mid 1943

2T/Lt. Thomas Alfred Baldwin Winter, RNVR13 Nov 194423 Dec 1945

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