Allied Warships

HMS Zareba (FY 1814)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 1814 
Built by 
Laid down 
CommissionedAug 1940 
End service 

Built in 1921.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1940.
Displacement: 257 tons.

Became a balloon barrage vessel in 1944.


Commands listed for HMS Zareba (FY 1814)

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1T/Skr. Sidney Ness, RNR21 Feb 19411 Sep 1941
2T/Skr. George Herbert Treece Birch, DSC, RNR1 Sep 194130 Sep 1941
3T/Skr. Sidney Ness, RNR30 Sep 194113 Mar 1943
4Skr. William Limb, DSC, RNR13 Mar 19439 Nov 1943
5T/A/Skr.Lt. Alfred Hales, RNR9 Nov 194320 Feb 1944

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