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HMS MAGDALEN T279

HMS Magdalen T279

 

Laid down: 10 Oct 1941

Launched: 3 Mar 1942

Commissioned: 24 Aug 1942

Paid off: 17 Jun 1945 

 

Originally built for the RN, she was commissioned as HMS Magdalen on 24 Aug 1942. She was loaned to the RCN, though never commissioned into the RCN; and was manned by RN personnel. Returned to the RN and paid off on 17 Jun 1945. She was sold to civilian use on 02 Jul 1946.

 

Commanding Officers

F H Sisam, RNVR - Mar 1942 -  03 Oct 1944

T/Lt. Maurice Langham, RNVR - 03 Oct 1944 - unk

 

 

Links

 

After the War - HMCS Magdalen

 

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