Allied Warships

HMS Guava (T 118)

ASW Trawler

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeASW Trawler
Class[No specific class] 
PennantT 118 
Built byRichards Ironworks Ltd. (Lowestoft, England, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched23 Mar 1935 
CommissionedJan 1940 
End service 

Completed as Fishing Vessel British Columbia in May 1935.
Taken over by the Admiralty in August 1939.
Displacement: 134 (?) tons.

Sold in 1945.


Commands listed for HMS Guava (T 118)

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1Skr. Herbert Clarke, RNR12 Jan 194019 Nov 1940
2Skr. Samuel Phimister, RNR19 Nov 194031 Dec 1942
3Skr. John Baxter, RNR31 Dec 19421 Jun 1943
4T/Skr. Percy James Bridge, RNR1 Jun 194326 Mar 1944
5T/Skr. Robert Duthie, RNR26 Mar 194424 Aug 1944
6A/Ch.Skr. Hugh Crighton, RNR24 Aug 1944

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