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HMS Burdock |
Laid Down : 13th June 1940
Launched : 14th December 1940
Completed : 27th March 1941
Type : Corvette
Class : Flower
Builder : Crown, Sunderland
Country : UK
Pennants : K126
Fate : Scrapped June 1947.
Timeline Entries :
15th December 1939 - Ordered
13th June 1940 - Laid down at John Crown & Sons Ltd. (Sunderland, U.K) : N.E. Marine
14th December 1940 - Launched at Crown NE Marine
14th December 1940 - Pennant K126
18th March 1941 - Lt. Harold Geeves Chesterman, RNR in Command
14th May 1941 - Lt. Halford John Fellowes, SANVR in Command
27th June 1941 - Picked up 6 survivors from the British merchant River Lugar about 200 miles southeast of the Azores
4th June 1942 - Lt.Cdr. Eric Hope Lynes, RD, RNR in Command
6th March 1943 - Rammed and sunk HMS ML 251
6th March 1943 - Sailed Bissau to escort a freighter arriving from Freetown.
28th August 1943 - T/Lt. Frederick Robert Max Greasley, RNR in Command
3rd March 1944 - Lt. Harold Malcolm Collier, RNR in Command
June 1946 - Sold to be broken up for scrap
August 1946 - Scrapped at Hayle.
Database Currently Holds : 6250 ships and 6263 crew!
Last edited : 20:16, November 2, 2012
By : jbryce1437
First Added : 11:15, January 19, 2011
By : kc
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