HMS Botanic (FY 707)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Cochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.)|
|Launched||20 Jun 1928|
|Lost||18 Feb 1942|
Completed in September 1928.
HMT Botanic (Skipper Philip Kay, DSC, RNR) was sunk by German aircraft in the North Sea on 18 February 1942.
Commands listed for HMS Botanic (FY 707)
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|1||Skr. Ernest Wilfred Critten, RNR||5 Oct 1939||17 May 1940 (+)|
|2||Skr. Edgar Smith, RNR||21 May 1940||4 Aug 1940|
|3||Skr. Andrew Robertson Lees, RNR||4 Aug 1940||15 Sep 1940 (+)|
|4||T/Lt. James Guy Badcock, RCNVR||14 Oct 1940||5 May 1941|
|5||T/Lt. James Calderwood Paterson, RNVR||5 May 1941||early 1942|
|6||Skr. Philip Kay, DSC, RNR||early 1942||18 Feb 1942|
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