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HMS Liscomb T285


Laid down: 01 Jul 1941

Launched: 23 Mar 1942

Commissioned: 08 Sep 1942

Paid off: 17 June 1945


Built for the RN at Kingston, Ont., she was commissioned on 08 Sep 1942 as HMS Liscomb. She was loaned to the RCN, though never commissioned into the RCN; and was manned by RN personnel. returned to the RN at Plymouth and paid off on 17 Jun 1945. Later sold in 1946 to Norwegian interests and renamed Aalesund.


Kenneth (Gordon) Adey - Stories We Remember


Commanding Officers

I D Smith, RNVR - 20 Aug 1942 -  Feb 1944

Lt. John Cowan Smith, RCNR - Feb 1944 - 16 Oct 1944

T/Lt. Raymond Vincent Harris, RNVR - 16 Oct 1944 - unk


     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten


Former Crew Members

Adey, Kenneth (Gordon) ASDIC Operator