Allied Warships

HMS Cotsmuir (FY 550)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 550 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched17 Oct 1917 
CommissionedFeb 1940 
End service 

Completed on 23 November 1917.
Taken over by the Admiralty in February 1940.
Displacement: 275 tons.
Armament: 1 12pdr AA gun.

Returned to her owner in November 1945.


Commands listed for HMS Cotsmuir (FY 550)

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1T/Skr. William Conyers Batty, RNR24 Apr 194010 Jun 1940
2T/Skr. Lawrence Oliver, RNR10 Jun 194026 Aug 1940
3W G Gardiner, RNR26 Aug 194020 Mar 1942
4T/Skr. Hugh Carmichael, RNR20 Mar 1942mid 1945

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