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HMS Kite |
Laid Down : 25th September 1941
Launched : 13th October 1942
Completed : 1st March 1943
Type : Sloop
Class : Black Swan
Builder : Cammell Laird
Country : UK
Pennants : U87
Fate : Sunk 21st August 1944.
Timeline Entries :
25th September 1941 - Laid down at Cammell Laird Shipyard (Birkenhead, U.K.)
1st March 1942 - Commissioned
13th October 1942 - Launched
13th October 1942 - Pennant U87
7th January 1943 - Lt.Cdr. William Francis Roderick Segrave, RN Assumed Command
May 1944 - Lt.Cdr. William Francis Roderick Segrave, RN Relinquished Command
May 1944 - Lt.Cdr. Andrew Neil Gillespie Campbell, RN Assumed Command
21st August 1944 - Lost
21st August 1944 - Lt.Cdr. Andrew Neil Gillespie Campbell, RN Relinquished Command
Database Currently Holds : 6274 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 20:31, March 30, 2011
By : jbryce1437
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