HMS Lord Ashfield (FY 694)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Cochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.)|
|Launched||11 May 1929|
Completed in July 1929.
Returned to her owner in December 1945.
Commands listed for HMS Lord Ashfield (FY 694)
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|1||Ch.Skr. Charles William Penrose, RD, RNR||13 Nov 1939||26 Sep 1940|
|2||C H Grimmer, RNR||26 Sep 1940||Jan 1941|
|3||Skr. James Ralph, RNR||Jan 1941||Aug 1941|
|4||T/Lt. Samuel Herriot Martin, RNVR||Aug 1941||9 Apr 1942|
|5||T/Lt. Charles James Yeaman Lawson, RNVR||9 Apr 1942||7 Oct 1942|
|6||T/Lt. John Burton Morpeth, RNR||7 Oct 1942||5 Oct 1944|
|7||T/Lt. Alexander Morrice, RNVR||5 Oct 1944||mid 1945|
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Notable events involving Lord Ashfield include:
The submarines were escorted by HMS Lord Ashfield (T/Lt. J.B. Morpeth, RNR).
At 0315/21 Ula proceeded to Scapa Flow. O 15 and Lord Ashfield continued on to Lerwick. (2)
- ADM 199/627
- File 2.12.03.6399 (Dutch Archives, The Hague, Netherlands)
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.