Allied Warships

HMS Calvi

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched30 Aug 1930 
CommissionedSep 1939 
Lost29 May 1940 

Completed on 30 September 1930.
Taken over by the Admiralty in September 1939.
Displacement: 363 tons.

HMT Calvi (T/Skipper Bertie David Spindler, RNR) was sunk by German aircraft off Dunkirk, France on 29 May 1940.2 died of wounds though the Commanding officer survived the sinking.


Commands listed for HMS Calvi

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1T/Skr. Bertie David Spindler, RNR7 Mar 194029 May 1940

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