Allied Warships

HMS Eldorado (FY 571)

MS Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMS Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 571 
Built byMackie & Thomson, Ltd. (Govan, Scotland, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched2 Dec 1902 
CommissionedAug 1940 
End service 

Completed in December 1902.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1940.
Displacement: 180 tons.

Returned to her owner in December 1945.


Commands listed for HMS Eldorado (FY 571)

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1T/Skr. Arthur Christy, RNR15 Mar 194012 Mar 1941
2Skr. John Duthrie Buchan, RNR12 Mar 194117 Oct 1941
3Skr. Walter Johnson Barlow, RNR17 Oct 1941late 1941

4T/A/Lt.Cdr. Douglas Gordon Stephen, RNRDec 1943mid 1945

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