Alberic GY 588

Alberic Built 07/09/1910 by Cochrane & Sons Selby for Crown Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby
originally named Alberia GY 588
05/1910 To owners in Portugal 
11/1910 Back to the Crown Steam Fishing Co Ltd Grimsby and registered as GY 588
12/1914 Requisitioned as a minesweeper 
1919 Returned to owners 
09/1934 Sold to G. E. Moody Grimsby
05/1934 Bought by the Mount Steam Fishing Co Ltd Fleetwood
08/1934 Renamed Alberic 
04/1940 Requisitioned by the Admiralty as a minesweeper 
Unknown Date Transferred to Milford Haven 

SurnameForenamesAge at DeathDate of DeathRankBoat
ANNANDJames CUnknown03/05/1941StokerAlberic
ARTHURAlbert W HUnknown03/05/1941Ordinary SignalmanAlberic
DUNCANAlexander3703/05/1941Leading SeamanAlberic
JONESCyril M2403/05/1941Seaman StewardAlberic
MERRIMANCharles S2603/05/1941EnginemanAlberic
THOMASMoore M2103/05/1941Stoker 2nd ClassAlberic
NORTHINGEdward G2503/05/1941Second HandAlberic
TABERHAMJohn T3103/05/1941Ordinary SeamanAlberic
REAL Michael2903/05/1941SeamanAlberic
WHITEHEADCharles S2803/05/1941Sub-LieutenantAlberic
WESTONCharles R3603/05/1941SeamanAlberic

Her Details are 

  • Official Number 132091
  • Yard Number 474
  • Admiralty number FY 768 
  • Armament 1-12pdr
  • GT 286 NT 112
  • Dimensions 130.2 x 23.5 x 12.3
  • Quarter Deck 77 
  • Engines 91 HP 

Sunk by collision off Scapa Flow with R N Destroyer St. Albans whilst on Admiralty service on the 03/05/1941