HMS Radiant (FY 022)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Camper & Nicholsons Ltd. (Gosport, England, U.K.)|
Completed in February 1927. Requisitioned by the Admiralty in September 1939. Served as A/S vessel and later as training vessel.
Returned in June 1945
Commands listed for HMS Radiant (FY 022)
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|1||Capt. (retired) Michael Barne, DSO, RN||9 Sep 1939||2 Sep 1940|
|2||Lt.Cdr. (retired) Alfred James Brewster, RN||17 Oct 1940||29 Mar 1941|
|3||Cdr. (retired) John Walter Hoskyns, RN||29 Mar 1941||Jul 1942|
|4||T/Lt. Charles Stanley Reffelle Shapland, RNVR||Sep 1942||22 Jan 1945|
|5||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Alexander Wallace, RNVR||22 Jan 1945||mid 1945|
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Notable events involving Radiant include:
9 Aug 1943
HrMs O 9 (Lt. J.B.M.J. Maas, RNN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown with HrMs O 9 (Lt. J.B.M.J. Maas, RNN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown with HMS Radiant (T/Lt. C.S.R. Shapland, RNVR) and HMS L'Incomprise (Lt.Cdr. (retired) F.S. Deveson, RNR). (1)
14 Sep 1943
HrMs O 10 (Lt.Cdr. A. van Altena, RNN(R)) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown with HMS Radiant (T/Lt. C.S.R. Shapland, RNVR) and HMS St. Modwen (Lt.Cdr. J.M. Lycett, RD, RNR). (2)
16 Nov 1943
HMS P 511 (Lt. R.H. Bull, DSC, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Campbeltown with HMS La Cordeliere (Lt.Cdr. A.J.G. Barff, RNR), HMS Radiant (T/Lt. C.S.R. Shapland, RNVR), HMS Shemara (Cdr.(retired) H. Buckle, RN) and HMS Bedlington (Skr. A.W. Peak, RNR). (3)
- File 2.12.03.6371 (Dutch Archives, The Hague, Netherlands)
- File 2.12.03.6383 (Dutch Archives, The Hague, Netherlands)
- ADM 173/17930
- File 2.12.03.6400 (Dutch Archives, The Hague, Netherlands)
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.