The vessel was commissioned as HMML Waverley and served in the Bristol Channel carrying Degaussing Officers to and from Ships passing through the Degaussing range.
It was crewed by 4 WRENS Leading Wren Mildred R Partridge (Later Paterson).was the Coxswain in charge
The vessel was based in Cardiff and moored alongside a Pontoon, the Wrens lived aboard.
At the end of the war the vessel and crew were decommissioned and the vessel was then returned to its builder and renamed Silver Wraith (which was its intended name prior to WW2).
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A Sustainability Award for £1000 towards the costs of remedial work was made from the Strategic Development Fund of National Historic Ships UK
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