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HMS Auriga |
Laid Down : 7th June 1944
Launched : 29th March 1945
Completed : 12th January 1946
Type : Submarine
Class : A
Builder : Vickers Armstrong
Country : UK
Pennants : P419, S09, S69
Fate : Sold for scrap 14th November 1974.
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HMS Auriga, June 1969.
Timeline Entries :
29th March 1945 - Launched
12th January 1946 - Commissioned
13th October 1948 - Arrived Portsmouth from the Pacific Fleet
13th October 1948 - Lt. J.N. Elliott in Command
11th March 1951 - Sailed Gibraltar on Fleet Exercises
15th June 1953 - Participated in 1953 Coronation Review
5th December 1953 - Sailed Halifax following ASW training
12th November 1959 - Arrived Halifax for ASW training
31st January 1963 - Arrived Halifax NS for ASW training
15th November 1963 - Arrived Halifax for ASW training
3rd November 1967 - At Aden for the withdrawal
11th February 1970 - Suffered a battery expolosion while running submerged in the Gibraltar area
Database Currently Holds : 6273 ships and 6288 crew!
Last edited : 19:13, February 21, 2011
By : jbryce1437
First Added : 11:13, December 21, 2010
By : kc
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