Allied Warships

HMS Wellsbach (FY 652)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 652 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched10 Jul 1930 
CommissionedAug 1939 
End service 

Completed in August 1930.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 369 tons.

Returned to her owner in September 1945.
Renamed Wyre Warrior in 1948.
Scrapped at Bruges, Belgium on 9 April 1955.


Commands listed for HMS Wellsbach (FY 652)

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1Skr. William Mein Main, RNR23 Oct 1939Feb 1941
2T/Lt. Robert Alfred Lewis Viner, RNVRFeb 19419 Mar 1942

3T/Lt. Robert Harry Marrion, RNVRAug 1942early 1945

4T/Lt. H W Bond, RNVRJun 1945mid 1945

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