Allied Warships

HMS Sutton (J 78)

Minesweeper of the Hunt class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 78 
Built byA. McMillan & Sons (Dundee, Scotland) : Yarrow 
Laid down 
Launched8 May 1918 
Commissioned23 Aug 1918 
End service 

HMS Sutton is not listed as active unit in the April 1945 Navy List

Sold in 1947.


Commands listed for HMS Sutton (J 78)

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1Cdr. (retired) Grenville Mathias Temple, RN8 May 193917 Dec 1940
2Lt. Henry Snaith Duval, RN17 Dec 19401 Apr 1942
3Lt. Alexander Henderson Diack, DSC, RN1 Apr 194222 Feb 1943
4T/Lt. Thomas Claude Harris Lea, RNVR22 Feb 1943early 1945

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