HMS En Avant (FY 1743)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Cochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.)|
|Launched||3 Apr 1911|
Completed in May 1911.
Returned to her owner in November 1945.
Commands listed for HMS En Avant (FY 1743)
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|1||T/Skr. William Bradshaw, RNR||24 Jan 1944||mid 1945|
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Notable events involving En Avant include:
18 Apr 1944
After a few days of trials off Sheerness HMS Seraph (Lt. T. Russell-Walling, RN) departed that port for Portland. She was escorted by HMS Pincher (T/A/Lt.Cdr. C.B. Blake, RNVR) until 0915/19 when HMS En Avant (T/Skr. W. Bradshaw, RNR) took over the escort. (1)
- ADM 173/18697
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.