Allied Warships

HMS Donna Nook (FY 1559)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1559 
Built byCochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched14 Aug 1915 
Commissioned 1941 
Lost25 Sep 1943 

Completed in January 1916.
Taken over by the Admiralty in 1941.
Displacement: 307 tons.
Armament: 1 12pdr AA gun.

Sunk in a collision with the British MS Trawler HMS Stella Rigel off Harwich on 25 September 1943.


Commands listed for HMS Donna Nook (FY 1559)

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1J Carter, RNR15 Nov 193911 Sep 1940
2Skr. Daniel Edward Coleman, RNR11 Sep 19403 Nov 1940
3Ch.Skr. Harold Burnett Wray, RNR3 Nov 1940late 1941

4Skr. W J Taylor, RNR26 Nov 194117 Feb 1942
5Skr. Norman Jinks, RNR17 Feb 19421 Mar 1943
6F Emmitt, RNR1 Mar 194325 Sep 1943

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