HMS Kos IX (FY 1725)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Smiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.)|
|Launched||11 Jul 1930|
|Lost||29 May 1944|
Norwegian whaler of Hvalfangerselskap Kosmos A/S (Anders Jahre), Sandefjord, Norway taken over by the Admiralty in November 1940.
Renamed HMS Firmament in September 1941.
HMS Firmament (T/Skipper J. Muttitt, RNR) stranded off Alexandria, Egypt on 29 May 1944 and lost.
Commands listed for HMS Kos IX (FY 1725)
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|1||T/Skr. Gilbert Parkinson, RNR||9 Apr 1942||Apr 1943|
|2||T/Skr. John Muttitt, RNR||Apr 1943||30 May 1944|
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