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GALVANI H88
Built
1929
Cook Welton & Gemmell
Off Number
160855
Length Ft
140.3
Tons Gross
353
Yard Number
526
Breadth Ft
24.6
Tons Net
138.
Launched
7 08 1929
Draught
13.3
Hp
96 HP
Registered
23 09 1929
Engine Builder
C. D. Holmes & Co Ltd, Hull.
Knots
11.6K
Registered GALVANI H88 Owners 23 09 1929 F & T Ross Ltd Hull - Percy Ross Manager
  H.M.T GALVANI Owners 08 06 1940 Requisitioned by Admiralty at a Hire rate £166.4.1d a month
  . Owners 28 08 1945 Returned to owner from Admiralty
    Owners 19 02 1946 Iago Steam Trawler Co Ltd, Fleetwood, P L Cambell manager
  RED SWORD H88 Owners 05 11 1946 Re-Registered at Hull
  . Owners 05 11 1947 Hull register closed
  RED SWORD LO459 Owners Aug 1947 Registered London
  . Owners 02 08 1955 Thomas Hamling & Co Hull - Harold Watson Hall manager
  . Owners Aug 1955 London Register closed
  RED SWORD H80 Owners 06 08 1955 Registered at Hull
  . Sold for scrapping Dec 1956 C. W. Dorkin & Co Ltd, Gateshead
Fate : 26 03 1955 Scrapped Sunderland
Admiralty Requisition
Pennant No
Role
Returned
08 June 1940
FY4.71
Minesweeper
28 08 1945
1-12PDR / June 1940 - May 1941 Fishery Protection Nore Command / Humber Region
May 1940 M/S Group 7 Lowestoft   / 1941 M/S Group 83 Lowestoft
 


Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
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SMITH F . GALVANI H88 . Skipper May 1940 / 1945 .
ISAACS WILLIAM . GALVANI H88 . Skipper Feb 1946 .
WOOLDRIDGE CLEMENT . GALVANI H88 . Spare Hand June 1931 - May 1935 Clement did several sailings with the Galvani starting in June 31 and ending in May 35
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PECK M P . HMT GALVANI . T/Skipper 26 Jan 1941 PECK - M . P ( Temp Skipper )26 Jan 1941 While under command of Skipper Peck H.M.T Galvani came under attack from a German Ju88 bomber, after causing damage to and driving off the bomber it subsequently crashed on the coast of Norfolk and the crew captured.
BRIDGE E T . HMT GALVANI . Skipper RNR July 1941 .
McMULLEN WALTER JOSEPH . HMT GALVANI . T/Sub Lt RNVR 1 July 1941 MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES Minesweeping - Awarded for outstanding zeal, patience and cheerfulness, and for never failing to set an example of wholehearted devotion to duty, without which the high tradition of the Royal Navy could not have been upheld.
PORTER - DSM JOHN HENRY GEORGE . HMT GALVANI . Able Seman 1 July 1941 DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDAL Minesweeping - Awarded for outstanding zeal, patience and cheerfulness, and for never failing to set an example of wholehearted devotion to duty, without which the high tradition of the Royal Navy could not have been upheld.
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