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HMS Cromer |
Laid Down : 16th May 1940
Launched : 7th October 1940
Completed : 4th April 1941
Type : Minesweeper
Class : Bangor
Builder : Lobnitz and Co. Ltd
Country : UK
Pennants : J128
Fate : Sunk 9th November 1942 off Mersa Matruh, Egypt.
Timeline Entries :
16th May 1940 - Laid down at Lobnitz & Co. Ltd. (Renfrew, Scotland)
7th October 1940 - Pennant J128
7th October 1940 - Launched
10th March 1941 - Lt.Cdr. Arthur Edward Coles, RNR Assumed Command
4th April 1941 - Commissioned
1st July 1941 - Cdr. (retired) Robert Henry Vivian Sivewright Assumed Command
26th August 1941 - Lt.Cdr. Frank Ythel Bethell, RN Assumed Command
24th October 1941 - Cdr. Robert Hearfield Stephenson, RN Assumed Command
9th November 1942 - Mined & sunk off Mersa Matruh in the eastern Mediterranean
Database Currently Holds : 6278 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 21:33, October 11, 2012
By : jbryce1437
First Added : 12:29, January 21, 2011
By : kc
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