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HMS Apollo |
Laid Down : 10th October 1941
Launched : 5th April 1943
Completed : 12th February 1944
Type : Minelayer
Class : Abdiel
Builder : Hawthorn Leslie
Country : UK
Pennants : M01, N01
Fate : Scrapped November 1962.
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HMS Apollo, August 1950.
HMS Apollo, June 1953.
HMS Apollo, March 1957.
HMS Apollo, April 1963.
Timeline Entries :
15th November 1941 - Laid down
5th April 1943 - Launched
5th April 1943 - Commissioned
November 1944 - Capt. L. N. Brownfield
November 1944 - British Pacific Fleet
11th March 1946 - At Hong Kong
15th June 1953 - Participated in 1953 Coronation Review
28th February 1954 - Arrived Cadiz
1st March 1954 - Sailed Cadiz
19th May 1954 - Flagship of Admiral Sir Michael Denny
22nd June 1955 - Flagship of Admiral Sir Michael Denny
22nd June 1955 - Arrived Helsinki
28th September 1955 - Capt. N.J. Wagstaff in Command
10th October 1955 - En route to Leningrad
21st January 1957 - Arrived Portland for Spring Cruise to the Mediterranean
26th January 1957 - Sailed Portland for Spring Cruise to the Mediterranean
27th May 1957 - Review of the Home Fleet in Cromarty Firth by H.M. Queen
8th April 1958 - Cpt. M.G.R. Lumby in Command
April 1962 - Broken up for scrap
Database Currently Holds : 6271 ships and 6288 crew!
Last edited : 18:14, February 20, 2011
By : jbryce1437
First Added : 11:42, December 21, 2010
By : kc
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