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World War 2 at Sea - Convoy Escort Movements of Royal and Dominion Navy Vessels

by Don Kindell

SLOOP CLASSES, Part 2 of 6

HMS Folkestone (Navy Photos, click to enlarge)

on to Part 3 

 

Part 2

Hastings-class - Folkestone, Hastings, Hindustan (RIN), Penzance, Scarborough  (4 plus 1 RIN)

(for more ship information, go to Naval History Homepage and type name in Site Search)

 

(Note on Convoys)

 


 

Part 1, Old-Flower-class - Foxglove, Rosemary (4 plus 1/2 RIN)
Despatch vessels, both RIN - Clive, Lawrence (2 in class)
Bridgewater-class - Bridgewater, Sandwich (2 in class)

 


Part 3, Shoreham/Falmouth-class - Bideford, Dundee, Falmouth, Fowey, Milford, Rochester, Shoreham, Weston (8 in class)

Part 4, Grimsby-class - Aberdeen, Deptford, Fleetwood, Grimsby, Indus (RIN), Leith, Londonderry, Lowestoft, Parramatta (RAN), Swan (RAN), Warrego (RAN), Wellington, Yarra (RAN) (8 plus 4 RAN, 1 RIN)

Part 5 - Bittern-class - Bittern, Enchantress, Stork (3 in class)
Egret-class - Auckland, Egret, Pelican (3 in class)
Black Swan-class
-
Black Swan, Erne, Flamingo, Ibis (4 in class)

Part 6 - Modified Bittern-class, all RIN - Godavari, Jumna, Narbada, Sutlej (4 in class)
Modified Black Swan-class - Alacrity, (Actaeon), Amethyst, Cauvery (RIN), Chanticleer, Crane, Cygnet (ii), Hart, Hind, Kistna (RIN), Kite, Lapwing, Lark, Magpie, Mermaid, (Modeste), (Nereide), (Opossum), Peacock, Pheasant, Redpole, (Snipe), (Sparrow), Starling, Whimbrel, Wild Goose, Woodcock, Woodpecker, Wren (ii)   (27 plus 2 RIN; six in italics without convoy escort movements)


 

 

HASTINGS-CLASS

(4 plus 1 RIN)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HMS FOLKESTONE

click for ship history

 

 

 

 

 

Date convoy sailed

Joined convoy as escort

Convoy No.

Left convoy

Date convoy arrived

 

 

 

 

 

06/02/40

06/02/40

HG 018F

14/02/40

15/02/40

15/03/40

15/03/40

OB 110

18/03/40

18/03/40

06/04/40

06/04/40

OB 124

09/04/40

10/04/40

29/03/40

09/04/40

HX 031

12/04/40

13/04/40

17/04/40

18/04/40

OB 131

20/04/40

21/04/40

07/04/40

21/04/40

SL 027

24/04/40

24/04/40

26/04/40

26/04/40

OG 027

unknown

01/05/40

01/05/40

01/05/40

OG 028F

06/05/40

06/05/40

27/05/40

27/05/40

OB 156

30/05/40

30/05/40

17/05/40

31/05/40

SL 032

03/06/40

03/06/40

05/06/40

05/06/40

OG 032

06/06/40

10/06/40

31/05/40

07/06/40

HG 032

10/06/40

unknown

11/07/40

11/07/40

OB 182

14/07/40

14/07/40

03/07/40

14/07/40

HX 055

18/07/40

18/07/40

26/07/40

26/07/40

OG 039

06/08/40

06/08/40

11/08/40

11/08/40

HG 041

24/08/40

26/08/40

03/09/40

03/09/40

OB 208

07/09/40

07/09/40

19/09/40

19/09/40

SC 005

04/10/40

04/10/40

13/10/40

13/10/40

OB 228

17/10/40

17/10/40

29/10/40

29/10/40

SC 010

13/11/40

13/11/40

23/11/40

23/11/40

OB 248

26/11/40

26/11/40

13/11/40

27/11/40

SC 012

29/11/40

29/11/40

21/11/40

02/12/40

HX 090

05/12/40

05/12/40

28/12/40

30/12/40

OG 048

09/01/41

09/01/41

17/01/41

17/01/41

HG 051

03/02/41

03/02/41

08/01/41

25/01/41

SL 062S

04/02/41

unknown

15/02/41

15/02/41

OG 053

01/03/41

01/03/41

15/03/41

15/03/41

HG 056

02/04/41

02/04/41

04/06/41

05/06/41

OG 064

18/06/41

18/06/41

24/06/41

24/06/41

HG 066

08/07/41

09/07/41

24/07/41

24/07/41

OS 001

09/08/41

10/08/41

15/08/41

18/08/41

SL 084

08/09/41

08/09/41

23/09/41

24/09/41

OS 007

12/10/41

14/10/41

15/10/41

18/10/41

SL 090

06/11/41

06/11/41

18/11/41

19/11/41

OS 012

08/12/41

11/12/41

12/12/41

15/12/41

SL 095

31/12/41

31/12/41

18/01/42

20/01/42

OS 017

05/02/42

07/02/42

09/02/42

11/02/42

SL 100

04/03/42

04/03/42

13/03/42

14/03/42

OS 022

30/03/42

01/04/42

03/04/42

03/04/42

SL 105

21/04/42

22/04/42

11/07/42

12/07/42

OS 034

30/07/42

30/07/42

04/08/42

04/08/42

SL 118

25/08/42

26/08/42

29/08/42

31/08/42

OS 039

16/09/42

18/09/42

23/09/42

23/09/42

SL 123

14/10/42

14/10/42

02/10/42

02/10/42

XK 001

13/10/42

14/10/42

14/11/42

14/11/42

KMF 003

22/11/42

23/11/42

23/11/42

26/11/42

MKF 003

03/12/42

03/12/42

12/12/42

12/12/42

KMF 005

20/12/42

20/12/42

20/12/42

20/12/42

KMF 005A

21/12/42

22/12/42

24/12/42

25/12/42

MKF 005

31/12/42

31/12/42

08/01/43

08/01/43

KMF 007

17/01/43

17/01/43

18/01/43

18/01/43

MKF 007

25/01/43

25/01/43

15/02/43

15/02/43

UC 001

06/03/43

06/03/43

20/03/43

29/03/43

CU 001

01/04/43

01/04/43

16/06/43

19/06/43

OS 050KM

27/06/43

27/06/43

07/08/43

07/08/43

OSS 052

14/08/43

12/08/43

27/08/43

27/08/43

TS 051

01/09/43

01/09/43

03/09/43

03/09/43

SL 136

14/09/43

14/09/43

14/09/43

14/09/43

SL 136MK

25/09/43

25/09/43

16/11/43

16/11/43

OS 059KM

28/11/43

28/11/43

28/11/43

28/11/43

OS 059

08/12/43

08/12/43

10/12/43

10/12/43

ST 077

15/12/43

15/12/43

25/12/43

25/12/43

TS 055

30/12/43

30/12/43

02/01/44

02/01/44

STL 009

07/01/44

07/01/44

30/01/44

30/01/44

LTS 009

05/02/44

05/02/44

09/02/44

09/02/44

STL 011

14/02/44

14/02/44

18/02/44

18/02/44

LTS 011

25/02/44

26/02/44

09/03/44

09/03/44

STL 014

15/03/44

13/03/44

20/03/44

20/03/44

LTS 014

27/03/44

27/03/44

07/04/44

07/04/44

STL 017

14/04/44

11/04/44

23/04/44

23/04/44

LTS 017

29/04/44

29/04/44

09/05/44

09/05/44

STL 022

16/05/44

16/05/44

20/05/44

20/05/44

LTS 021

28/05/44

28/05/44

05/06/44

05/06/44

STL 024

12/06/44

10/06/44

20/06/44

20/06/44

LTS 024

28/06/44

28/06/44

05/07/44

05/07/44

STL 027

10/07/44

10/07/44

21/08/44

21/08/44

TS 062

26/08/44

26/08/44

19/07/44

19/07/84

LTS 028

27/07/44

27/07/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HMS HASTINGS

click for ship history

 

 

 

 

 

Date convoy sailed

Joined convoy as escort

Convoy No.

Left convoy

Date convoy arrived

 

 

 

 

 

03/11/39

03/11/39

FS 0031

05/11/39

05/11/39

09/11/39

09/11/39

FS 0034

11/11/39

11/11/39

19/11/39

19/11/39

FS 0039

21/11/39

21/11/39

11/12/39

11/12/39

FS 0053

12/12/39

12/12/39

30/12/39

30/12/39

FS 0061

31/12/39

31/12/39

08/02/40

08/02/40

FN 0089

11/02/40

11/02/40

12/02/40

12/02/40

FS 0094

14/02/40

14/02/40

12/02/40

12/02/40

MT 009

12/02/40

12/02/40

15/02/40

15/02/40

FN 0095

16/02/40

17/02/40

19/02/40

19/02/40

FS 0100

21/02/40

21/02/40

27/02/40

27/02/40

FS 0107

29/02/40

29/02/40

11/03/40

11/03/40

FS 0119

13/03/40

13/03/40

18/03/40

18/03/40

MT 033

19/03/40

19/03/40

19/03/40

19/03/40

FS 0124

21/03/40

21/03/40

21/03/40

21/03/40

TM 031

22/03/40

22/03/40

23/02/40

23/03/40

FN 0102

25/02/40

25/02/40

24/03/40

24/03/40

FS 0128

26/03/40

26/03/40

24/03/40

24/03/40

MT 037

24/03/40

24/03/40

29/03/40

29/03/40

TM 035

30/03/40

30/04/40

04/04/40

04/04/40

FS 0138

06/04/40

06/04/40

07/04/40

07/04/40

FN 0140

09/04/40

09/04/40

11/04/40

11/04/40

FS 0143

13/04/40

13/04/40

18/04/40

18/04/40

FS 0149

20/04/40

20/04/40

18/04/40

18/04/40

MT 054

18/04/40

18/04/40

29/04/40

29/04/40

MT 061

30/04/40

30/04/40

07/05/40

07/05/40

FS 0165

09/05/40

09/05/40

07/05/40

07/05/40

MT 065

07/05/40

07/05/40

15/05/40

15/05/40

FS 0171

17/05/40

17/05/40

22/05/40

22/05/40

FS 0177

24/05/40

24/05/40

22/05/40

22/05/40

MT 071

22/05/40

22/05/40

02/06/40

02/06/40

FS 0186

04/06/40

04/06/40

02/06/40

02/06/40

MT 080

02/06/40

02/06/40

05/06/40

05/06/40

FN 0189

07/06/40

07/06/40

10/06/40

10/06/40

MT 086

11/06/40

11/06/40

11/06/40

11/06/40

FS 0192

12/06/40

12/06/40

14/06/40

14/06/40

FN 0195B

16/06/40

16/06/40

18/06/40

18/06/40

MT 090

19/06/40

18/06/40

19/06/40

19/06/40

FS 0199

21/06/40

21/06/40

22/06/40

22/06/40

FN 0202

24/06/40

24/06/40

30/06/40

30/06/40

MT 099

01/07/40

01/07/40

01/07/40

01/07/40

FS 0209

02/07/40

02/07/40

04/07/40

04/07/40

FN 0212

05/07/40

06/07/40

08/07/40

08/07/40

FS 0216

09/07/40

09/07/40

11/07/40

11/07/40

FN 0219

13/07/40

13/07/40

14/07/40

14/07/40

OA 184

19/07/40

unknown

15/07/40

15/07/40

FS 0222

16/07/40

16/07/40

18/07/40

18/07/40

FN 0225

20/07/40

20/07/40

07/07/40

19/07/40

HX 056

20/07/40

22/07/40

26/07/40

unknown

OA 190

unknown

unknown

26/07/40

26/07/40

FS 0233

28/07/40

28/07/40

05/08/40

05/08/40

OA 194

unknown

unknown

05/08/40

05/08/40

FS 0243

07/08/40

07/08/40

08/08/40

08/08/40

FN 0246

10/08/40

10/08/40

12/08/40

12/08/40

FS 0250

14/08/40

14/08/40

26/08/40

26/08/40

FN 0263

28/08/40

28/08/40

04/10/40

04/10/40

OA 224

06/10/40

unknown

27/09/40

09/10/40

SC 006

14/10/40

12/10/40

18/10/40

18/10/40

OA 231

23/10/40

23/10/40

12/10/40

23/10/40

HX 080

27/10/40

27/10/40

29/12/40

29/12/40

FS 0374

01/01/41

01/01/41

11/01/41

11/01/41

EN 055/1

14/01/41

14/01/41

17/01/41

17/01/41

EN 058/1

20/01/41

20/01/41

27/02/41

27/02/41

EN 078/1

02/03/41

02/03/41

06/03/41

06/03/41

EN 082/1

10/03/41

10/03/41

29/07/41

29/07/41

OG 070

30/07/41

12/08/41

15/09/41

15/09/41

BB 076

17/09/41

17/09/41

30/09/41

30/09/41

BB 082

01/10/41

01/10/41

10/10/41

10/10/41

BB 086

12/10/41

12/10/41

17/10/41

17/10/41

BB 090

19/10/41

19/10/41

23/10/41

23/10/41

BB 093

25/10/41

25/10/41

02/11/41

02/11/41

BB 096

04/11/41

04/11/41

13/12/41

15/12/41

OS 014

01/01/42

03/01/42

04/01/42

06/01/42

SL 097

24/01/42

24/01/42

11/01/42

17/01/42

SL 097G

24/01/42

24/01/42

11/02/42

11/02/42

BB 136

12/02/42

12/02/42

22/02/42

23/02/42

OS 020

10/03/42

12/03/42

14/03/42

16/03/42

SL 103

31/03/42

02/04/42

12/04/42

13/04/42

OS 025

29/04/42

29/04/42

04/05/42

04/05/42

SL 109

18/05/42

28/05/42

11/06/42

11/06/42

OS 031

28/06/42

30/06/42

21/05/42

22/06/42

HG 083

02/06/42

07/06/42

05/07/42

05/07/42

SL 115

25/07/42

26/07/42

10/08/42

11/08/42

OS 037

27/08/42

29/08/42

03/09/42

03/09/42

SL 121

21/09/42

21/09/42

11/12/42

11/12/42

KMS 005G

24/12/42

27/12/42

22/12/42

26/12/42

MKS 004

06/01/43

06/01/43

21/01/43

22/01/43

KMS 008G

04/02/43

10/02/43

07/02/43

08/02/43

MKS 007

17/02/43

17/02/43

09/03/43

15/03/43

HX 229A

19/03/43

26/03/43

05/04/43

08/04/43

ONS 003

24/04/43

28/04/43

25/04/43

29/04/43

SC 128

11/05/43

13/05/43

18/05/43

27/05/43

SC 131

28/05/43

31/05/43

28/05/43

02/06/43

ONS 009

04/06/43

09/06/43

26/05/43

04/06/43

SC 132

06/06/43

11/06/43

01/06/43

06/06/43

ON 187

09/06/43

15/06/43

16/06/43

20/06/43

ON 189

22/06/43

01/07/43

15/06/43

23/06/43

HX 244

26/06/43

30/06/43

09/07/43

11/07/43

ON 192

15/07/43

22/07/43

08/07/43

15/07/43

SC 136

19/07/43

23/07/43

15/08/40

15/08/43

FN 0253

17/08/43

17/08/40

14/08/43

22/08/43

MKS 021G

26/08/43

25/08/43

17/09/43

17/09/43

OS 055KM

25/09/43

28/09/43

28/09/43

02/10/43

OS 055

08/10/43

08/10/43

13/10/43

13/10/43

SL 138

24/10/43

24/10/43

24/10/43

24/10/43

SL 138MK

05/11/43

05/11/43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HMIS HINDUSTAN

 

 

 

 

 

Date convoy sailed

Joined convoy as escort

Convoy No.

Left convoy

Date convoy arrived

 

 

 

 

 

23/06/40

02/07/40

BN 001

05/07/40

12/07/40

17/07/40

27/07/40

BN 002

30/07/40

05/08/40

10/08/40

16/08/40

BN 003

17/08/40

23/08/40

23/09/40

03/10/40

BN 006

08/10/40

11/10/40

05/10/40

11/10/40

BS 006

13/10/40

13/10/40

18/11/40

18/11/40

BN 009

22/11/40

25/11/40

19/11/40

23/11/40

BS 009

26/11/40

26/11/40

03/01/41

unknown

BS 012

unknown

11/01/41

12/01/41

12/01/41

BS 012C

15/01/41

15/01/41

26/01/41

01/02/41

BNF 001

unknown

06/02/41

09/02/41

10/02/41

BS 015

unknown

unknown

20/02/41

21/02/41

BS 016

25/02/41

25/02/41

25/02/41

25/02/41

BS 017

25/02/41

04/03/41

27/02/41

27/02/41

SW 005A

28/02/41

04/03/41

24/03/41

31/03/41

BS 021

01/04/41

01/04/41

07/04/41

07/04/41

BN 023

10/04/41

16/04/41

07/04/41

11/04/41

BS 023

12/04/41

14/04/41

27/12/40

02/01/42

BN 012

06/01/41

09/01/41

14/02/42

14/02/42

JS 002X

21/02/42

21/02/42

11/06/42

11/06/42

BP 046

17/06/42

17/06/42

16/06/42

16/06/42

BA 025

17/06/42

unknown

23/06/42

23/06/42

BA 026

24/06/42

30/06/42

05/07/42

05/07/42

BA 027

06/07/42

14/07/42

09/07/42

09/07/42

BP 048

unknown

unknown

25/07/42

25/07/42

BM 026

29/07/42

29/07/42

29/07/42

29/07/42

JC 003

31/07/42

31/07/42

07/03/43

07/03/43

BP 071

unknown

unknown

22/03/43

22/03/43

PB 032

28/03/43

28/03/43

08/04/43

08/04/43

BM 048

12/04/43

12/04/43

12/04/43

12/04/43

C 046

14/04/43

14/04/43

25/05/43

25/05/43

BM 053

29/05/43

29/05/43

15/06/43

24/06/43

KR 005

27/06/43

27/06/43

19/08/43

19/08/43

CX 007

22/08/43

22/08/43

24/08/43

01/09/43

KR 006

03/09/43

03/09/43

27/01/44

27/01/44

MB 063

01/02/44

01/02/44

30/09/44

30/09/44

CX 033

03/10/44

03/10/44

06/10/44

06/10/44

XC 031

09/10/44

09/10/44

21/10/44

21/10/44

MB 079

24/10/44

24/10/44

30/10/44

30/10/44

BM 102

07/11/44

07/11/44

09/11/44

16/11/44

KR 013

19/11/44

19/11/44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HMS PENZANCE

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Date convoy sailed

Joined convoy as escort

Convoy No.

Left convoy

Date convoy arrived

 

 

 

 

 

07/05/40

07/05/40

BHX 041

07/05/40

13/05/40

11/05/40

11/05/40

BHX 042

11/05/40

17/05/40

15/05/40

15/05/40

BHX 043

15/05/40

21/05/40

19/05/40

19/05/40

BHX 044

19/05/40

25/05/40

23/05/40

23/05/40

BHX 045

23/05/40

29/05/40

31/05/40

31/05/40

BHX 047

31/05/40

08/06/40

04/06/40

04/06/40

BHX 048

04/06/40

10/06/40

08/06/40

08/06/40

BHX 049

08/06/40

13/06/40

16/06/40

16/06/40

BHX 051

16/06/40

21/06/40

20/06/40

20/06/40

BHX 052

25/06/40

25/06/40

02/07/40

02/07/40

BHX 055

07/07/40

07/07/40

10/07/40

10/07/40

BHX 057

15/07/40

15/07/40

14/07/40

14/07/40

BHX 058

19/07/40

19/07/40

22/07/40

22/07/40

BHX 060

22/07/40

27/07/40

26/07/40

26/07/40

BHX 061

31/07/40

31/07/40

30/07/40

30/07/40

BHX 062

30/07/40

04/08/40

15/08/40

15/08/40

SC 001

24/08/40

29/08/40

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HMS SCARBOROUGH

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Date convoy sailed

Joined convoy as escort

Convoy No.

Left convoy

Date convoy arrived

 

 

 

 

 

27/02/40

27/02/40

OG 020F

02/03/40

02/03/40

20/03/40

20/03/40

HG 023

30/03/40

30/03/40

22/04/40

22/04/40

OG 027F

24/04/40

28/04/40

18/04/40

24/04/40

HG 027F

27/04/40

27/04/40

28/04/40

28/04/40

OA 138GF

01/05/40

unknown

01/05/40

01/05/40

OG 028F

01/05/40

06/05/40

26/04/40

02/05/40

HG 028F

05/05/40

05/05/40

14/05/40

unknown

OA 148GF

unknown

16/05/40

16/05/40

16/05/40

OG 030F

22/05/40

21/05/40

23/05/40

23/05/40

HG 031

02/06/40

02/06/40

02/06/40

02/06/40

OB 160

04/06/40

05/06/40

08/06/40

08/06/40

OB 163

13/06/40

13/06/40

09/06/40

09/06/40

OG 033F

13/06/40

14/06/40

13/06/40

13/06/40

HG 034F

19/06/40

19/06/40

29/06/40

29/06/40

OB 176

02/07/40

02/07/40

21/06/40

02/07/40

HX 052

06/07/40

06/07/40

10/07/40

10/07/40

OB 181

12/07/40

12/07/40

12/07/40

12/07/40

OG 037

17/07/40

16/07/40

21/07/40

21/07/40

HG 039

05/08/40

05/08/40

11/08/40

11/08/40

OB 196

15/08/40

15/08/40

25/08/40

25/08/40

SC 002

09/09/40

10/09/40

19/09/40

19/09/40

OB 216

23/09/40

23/09/40

05/10/40

05/10/40

SC 007

21/10/40

21/10/40

16/12/40

16/12/40

OB 260

19/12/40

19/12/40

09/12/40

20/12/40

HG 048

23/12/40

23/12/40

28/12/40

29/12/40

OG 048

09/01/41

09/01/41

08/01/41

12/01/41

HG 050

26/01/41

26/01/41

05/02/41

09/02/41

OG 052

21/02/41

21/02/41

03/03/41

03/03/41

HG 055

unknown

22/03/41

31/03/41

31/03/41

OB 304

04/04/41

04/04/41

20/03/41

05/04/41

SC 026

08/04/41

08/04/41

06/04/41

17/04/41

HX 119A

22/04/41

22/04/41

05/05/41

05/05/41

OG 061

19/05/41

19/05/41

25/05/41

25/05/41

HG 063

09/06/41

09/06/41

24/06/41

24/06/41

OG 066

08/07/41

08/07/41

18/07/41

18/07/41

HG 068

02/08/41

02/08/41

03/10/41

05/10/41

OS 008

21/10/41

26/10/41

27/10/41

28/10/41

SL 091

08/11/41

08/11/41

08/11/41

08/11/41

SL 091G1

12/11/41

12/11/41

12/11/41

12/11/41

SL 091GS

19/11/41

19/11/41

30/11/41

01/12/41

OS 013

03/12/41

20/12/41

26/12/41

28/12/41

SL 096

13/01/42

13/01/42

30/01/42

31/01/42

OS 018

15/02/42

20/02/42

21/02/42

23/02/42

SL 101

15/03/42

15/03/42

24/03/42

25/03/42

OS 023

11/04/42

11/04/42

16/04/42

16/04/42

SL 107

05/05/42

07/05/42

22/05/42

22/05/42

OS 029

10/06/42

11/06/42

15/06/42

15/06/42

SL 113

04/07/42

05/07/42

25/10/42

26/10/42

KMS 002G

12/11/42

12/11/42

21/11/42

21/11/42

MKS 002

24/11/42

03/12/42

28/11/42

28/11/42