Allied Warships

HMS Thomas Leeds (FY 520)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 520 
Built byJohn Duthie Torry Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland) 
Laid down 
LaunchedJun 1919 
CommissionedAug 1939 
End service 

Completed in September 1919.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 276 tons.

Returned to her owner in November 1945.


Commands listed for HMS Thomas Leeds (FY 520)

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1Lt.Cdr. Hilbert Hardy, RNVR4 Sep 1939Apr 1942
2Skr. Joseph Stewart, RNRApr 194215 Jul 1942
3T/Skr. Harold Skelton Beard, RNR15 Jul 19429 Aug 1943
4T/Skr. Alfred Taylor, RNR9 Aug 194313 Dec 1944
5T/Skr. James Shepherd, RNR13 Dec 1944mid 1945

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