Allied Warships

HMS Soranus (FY 513)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 513 
Built byCochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched13 Mar 1906 
CommissionedOct 1940 
End service 

Completed in April 1906.
Taken over by the Admiralty in October 1940.
Displacement: 250 tons.

Returned to her owner in October 1945.


Commands listed for HMS Soranus (FY 513)

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1Skr. James Harold Petherbridge, DSC, RNR1 Jul 1941mid 1942
2Skr. James Stewart, RNRmid 194221 Jul 1942
3Skr. Alexander Miller, RNR21 Jul 1942Jan 1944
4Skr. Daniel Edward Coleman, DSC, RNRJan 194417 Aug 1944
5A/Skr.Lt. Percy Robert Smith Besford, RNR17 Aug 1944mid 1945

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