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HMS Honesty (K285)

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Name  USS Caprice
Name  HMS Honesty
Launched  28 September 1942
Builder  Kingston
Laid down  as CN-308
Identification  Pennant number K 285
Length  62 m
Fate  Transferred to the Royal Navy, 28 May 1943
Fate  Returned to U.S. custody, 5 January 1946; Sold 10 December 1946; Scrapped at Hamburg, Germany in 1961

The second USS Caprice (PG-90), formerly CN-308, was launched 28 September 1942, by Kingston Shipbuilding Co., Kingston, Ontario, Canada, for the United States Navy. Upon completion, Caprice was transferred to the Royal Navy on 28 May 1943 and commissioned as HMS Honesty.

On 5 January 1946 Honesty was returned to the United States Navy and reverted to the name USS Caprice. Never commissioned in the United States Navy, Caprice was sold on 10 December 1946.

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HMS Honesty (K285) Wikipedia


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