Allied Warships

HMS Tamarisk (FY 97)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 97 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched23 Mar 1925 
CommissionedAug 1939 
Lost12 Aug 1940 

Completed in May 1925.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 545 tons.
Armament: 1 4" gun.

HMT Tamarisk (Skipper Samuel Charles William Bavidge, RNR) is sunk by German aircraft in the Thames estuary on 12 August 1940.


Commands listed for HMS Tamarisk (FY 97)

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1Skr. Samuel Charles William Bavidge, RNR1 Sep 193912 Aug 1940

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