Allied Warships

HMS Flying Wing (FY 880)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 880 
Built by 
Laid down 
CommissionedMay 1941 
End service 

Built in 1915.
Taken over by the Admiralty in May 1941.
Displacement: 226 tons.


Commands listed for HMS Flying Wing (FY 880)

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1Ch.Skr. George Youngs Abernethy, DSC, RD, RNR6 Aug 194125 Oct 1941
2Skr.Lt. Isaac Parkinson, DSC, RNR25 Oct 194131 Dec 1941
3T/Skr. John Littleproud, DSC, RNR31 Dec 19413 Jun 1943
4T/Skr. Richard Wright, RNR3 Jun 19432 Jan 1945
5Skr. John Robert Powell, RNR2 Jan 1945mid 1945
6T/A/Ch.Skr. Richard Wright, RNRmid 1945late 1945

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