Allied Warships

HMS Ben Dearg (FY 690)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 690 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Ordered 
Laid down 
Launched18 Jul 1919 
CommissionedAug 1939 
End service 
History

Completed on 4 June 1920.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 280 tons.

Returned to her owner in June 1946.
Sunk of west Australia in 1953.

 

Commands listed for HMS Ben Dearg (FY 690)

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CommanderFromTo
1G W Clarkson, RNR8 Nov 1939late 1941
2Skr. Henry James Barnard, RNRlate 194128 Sep 1944
3Ch.Skr. Thomas Donovan, RNR28 Sep 19446 Aug 1945
4A/Skr.Lt. William Sutherland, RNR6 Aug 1945late 1945

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