Allied Warships

HMS Altair (FY 029)

Armed Yacht

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeArmed Yacht
Class[No specific class] 
PennantFY 029 
Built byRamage & Ferguson Ltd. (Leith, Scotland, U.K.) 
Ordered 
Laid down 
Launched20 May 1905 
Commissioned 
End service 
History

Displacement: 577 tons.
Completed in July 1905.
Requisitioned by the Admiralty September 1939.
Served in A/S role.

Returned in 1945.

 

Commands listed for HMS Altair (FY 029)

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CommanderFromTo
1Cdr. (retired) Daniel Harvey Rainier, RNDec 193912 May 1941
2Cdr. (retired) Henry Joseph Rawle Paramore, RN12 May 194123 Sep 1941
3W R T Clements, RNR23 Sep 19411 Nov 1943
4J L James, RNR1 Nov 1943mid 1945

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