Allied Warships

HMS Kings Grey (FY 502)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 502 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched19 Dec 1914 
CommissionedAug 1939 
End service 

Completed on 22 April 1915.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 338 tons.
Armament: 1 12pdr AA gun.

Returned to her owner in September 1946.
Renamed Arctic Rover in 1950.
Renamed Swanland in 1952.
Scrapped at Ghent, Belgium on 23 April 1954.


Commands listed for HMS Kings Grey (FY 502)

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1T/Skr. Lawrence Webster, RNR30 Aug 1940Aug 1941
2Lt. Alan Leonard Gustav Gillies, RNRAug 19413 Jun 1944
3T/Lt. Gunnar Christensen, RNR3 Jun 1944mid 1945

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