Allied Warships

HMS Alberic

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
Built byCochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched7 Sep 1910 
CommissionedApr 1940 
Lost2 May 1941 

Completed in November 1910.
Taken over by the Admiralty in April 1940.
Displacement: 286 tons.

HMT Alberic (T/Lt. Robert Murray Johnson, RNVR) was sunk in a collision with the Norwegian destroyer HNoMS St. Albans off Scapa Flow, Orkneys, Scotland at 2345 hours on 2 May 1941. Thirteen of the crew lost their lives.


Commands listed for HMS Alberic

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1T/Skr. John Richard Corlett Reader, RNR4 Jul 19406 Dec 1940
2T/Lt. Robert Murray Johnston, RNVR6 Dec 19403 May 1941

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