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Minesweeping Trawler - TR 48

Then DRAGON VERT (1919)


Then Polish Merchantman KORAB IV

Then Kreigsmarine M4407


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Completed: 12 May 1919

Paid off: 1919

Sold: 1919

Captured: 1940 by German forces

Commissioned in Kreigsmarine: Feb 1940

Fate: Surrendered Jun 1945. Sold after the war. Final disposition unknown


TR 48 was completed on 12 May 1919 and paid off soon thereafter. Sold in 1919, she had several names over the years - Dragon Vert (1919), then Miquelon and Korab IV. Korab IV was captured by German troops at La Rochelle in 1940. She was commissioned in the Kreigsmarine as M4407 in Feb 1940. M4407 surrendered in June, 1945. She was later sold.


Commanding Officers




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