Allied Warships

HMS Cape Nyemetzki (FY 670)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 670 
Built byCochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched17 Jan 1934 
CommissionedAug 1939 
End service 

Completed in February 1934.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 422 tons.
Armament: 1 4" gun.

Returned to her owner between September 1945 / February 1946.
Renamed Harrovian in 1947.
Renamed Yorkshire Rose in 1948.
Renamed Furious in 1956.
Scrapped at Bremerhaven, Germany in 1959.


Commands listed for HMS Cape Nyemetzki (FY 670)

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1T/Skr. Colin Chandler, RNR25 Feb 194024 Aug 1940
2H D Enevoldsen, RNR24 Aug 194024 Sep 1940
3J Scott, RNR24 Sep 194018 Dec 1940
4Lt. Wilfred Louis Gerard Dutton, RNR18 Dec 1940Jul 1941
5A Flaaten, RNRJul 194111 Jan 1944
6T/A/Lt.Cdr. Jesse Dixon, RNR11 Jan 194416 Jul 1945
7T/A/Lt.Cdr. William Frederick Watson, DSC, RNR16 Jul 1945late 1945

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