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HMS Gardiner |
Laid Down : 20th May 1943
Launched : 8th July 1943
Completed : 28th September 1943
Type : Frigate
Class : Captain
Builder : Boston Navy Yard
Country : UK
Pennants : K478
Fate : Returned to US (O'Toole) February 1946.
Later became : USS O'Toole
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HMS Gardiner, October 1943.
Timeline Entries :
7th April 1943 - Laid down at Boston Navy Yard (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.)
20th May 1943 - Laid down at Boston Navy Yard (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.)
8th July 1943 - Launched
28th September 1943 - Commissioned
28th September 1943 - Pennant K478
28th September 1943 - Lt.Cdr. Robert Sydney Hopper, DSC, RN Assumed Command
January 1944 - Lt.Cdr. Robert Sydney Hopper, DSC, RN Relinquished Command
January 1944 - Lt. William George Howe Bolton, DSC, RNR Assumed Command
July 1945 - Lt. William George Howe Bolton, DSC, RNR Relinquished Command
12th February 1946 - Returned to the USN at Boston
Database Currently Holds : 6278 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 13:54, November 14, 2012
By : jbryce1437
First Added : 10:57, December 16, 2010
By : kc
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