HMS Staunch (FY 1591)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Cook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.)|
|Launched||30 Oct 1905|
Completed on 1 January 1906.
Originally named HMS Bengal but renamed HMS Staunch in 1939 / 1940.
Scrapped at Charlestown on 20 May 1955.
|Former name||HMS Bengal|
Commands listed for HMS Staunch (FY 1591)
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|1||S M Norton, RNR||1 Dec 1939||early 1940|
|2||Skr. John Donaldson, RNR||19 Jun 1940||30 Apr 1941 (+)|
|3||T/Skr. Charles Henry Winter, RNR||30 Apr 1941||28 May 1941|
|4||Horace Stevens, RNVR||28 May 1941||mid 1941|
|5||T/S.Lt. Walter William Jobson, RNVR||mid 1941||7 Sep 1941|
|6||T/Lt. Frederic Kenneth Butler, RNVR||7 Sep 1941||early 1944|
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