Allied Warships

HMS Champion (W 35)

Rescue Tug

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeRescue Tug
Class[No specific class] 
PennantW 35 
Built by 
Laid down 
Launched 1939 
CommissionedJul 1940 
End service 1944 

Displacement: 672 tons.
Armament: 1 20mm AA, 2 MG AA.


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Notable events involving Champion include:

4 Nov 1941
HMS Sunfish departed the Tyne in tow of HMS Champion for Harwich. Passage was made in convoy FS 38. (1)


  1. ADM 199/400

ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.

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