Allied Warships

HMS Rudilais (FY 528)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 528 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched23 Mar 1920 
CommissionedSep 1939 
End service 

Completed in September 1920.
Taken over by the Admiralty in September 1939.
Displacement: 282 tons.

Returned to her owner in December 1945 or January 1946.
Renamed Wyre Corsair in 1948.
Scrapped at Antwerp, Belgium on 21 April 1956.


Commands listed for HMS Rudilais (FY 528)

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1T/Skr. Robert Baxter, RNR10 Mar 1941early 1943
2W J Radruin, RNRearly 194328 Feb 1944
3T/Skr. John Christopher Ainsworth, RNR28 Feb 19446 Apr 1945
4T/A/Ch.Skr. George Henry Larner, RNR6 Apr 1945mid 1945

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