HMS Emperor of India (4.237)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Thornycroft (Woolston, U.K.)|
|Commissioned||12 Mar 1940|
Passenger ship completed in June 1906. Requisitioned by the Admiralty in September 1939. Displacement: 428 GRT. Dimensions: 59.6 x 7.7. Armament: 2 2pdr AA (2x1), 8 0.5" MG AA (2x4), 4 3" rocket launhers (1x4). Speed: 15.25 knots.
Harbour service as of 1943. Renamed Bunting in 1944. Returned to her owner and renamed Emperor of India in 1945.
Commands listed for HMS Emperor of India (4.237)
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|1||T/Lt. Charles Clifford Matthews Pawley, RNR||9 Dec 1939||23 Jul 1940|
|2||T/Lt.Cdr. Bernard Ralph Booth, RNR||23 Jul 1940||2 Jun 1941|
|3||T/Lt. John Malcolm Cunningham, RNR||2 Jun 1941||mid 1943|
|4||T/Lt. Percy Raymund Stevens, RIN||mid 1943||3 Sep 1943|
|5||Cdr. (retired) Leonard Ernest Pearson, DSC, RN||3 Sep 1943||early 1945|
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