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HMS Fitzroy |
Laid Down : 24th August 1943
Launched : 1st September 1943
Completed : October 1943
Type : Frigate
Class : Captain
Builder : Bethlehem, Higham, Mass
Country : UK
Pennants : K553
Fate : Returned to US (Fitzroy) January 1946.
Later became : USS Fitzroy
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HMS Fitzroy, February 1944.
Timeline Entries :
1943 - Loaned From U.S.A.
24th August 1943 - Bethlehem-Hingham Shipyard Inc. (Hingham, Massachusetts, U.S.A.)
1st September 1943 - Launched
16th October 1943 - Commissioned
16th October 1943 - Pennant K553
16th October 1943 - Cdr. Colin Henry Campbell, DSC, RN Assumed Command
January 1944 - Cdr. Colin Henry Campbell, DSC, RN Relinquished Command
January 1944 - Lt. Charles Duncan Campbell McNeil, RNVR Assumed Command
17th April 1944 - Lt. Charles Duncan Campbell McNeil, RNVR Relinquished Command
17th April 1944 - A/Lt.Cdr. Alan John McCullogh Miller, RNVR Assumed Command
March 1945 - A/Lt.Cdr. Alan John McCullogh Miller, RNVR Relinquished Command
March 1945 - Lt.Cdr. Orme Gordon Stuart, RCNVR Assumed Command
July 1945 - Lt.Cdr. Orme Gordon Stuart, RCNVR Relinquished Command
6th January 1946 - Returned to the USN
Database Currently Holds : 6278 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 19:48, November 16, 2012
By : jbryce1437
First Added : 11:27, December 16, 2010
By : kc
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