Allied Warships

HMS Flanders (FY 600)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 600 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched18 Jun 1919 
CommissionedAug 1939 
End service 

Completed on 13 February 1920.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 289 tons.

Returned to her owner in December 1945.
Scrapped at Troon on 17 November 1959.


Commands listed for HMS Flanders (FY 600)

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1Ch.Skr. George Youngs Abernethy, RNR31 Aug 1939

2Cyril Evans, RNR27 Jan 194018 Jan 1941
3T/Skr. Alexander Watson, DSC, RNR18 Jan 19415 Apr 1942
4Lt. Jock Mathew Clarke-Campbell, RN5 Apr 194220 Oct 1942
5P S Stevenson, RNVR20 Oct 1942late 1945

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