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HMS Kemerton (M1156)

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Name  HMS Kemerton (M1156)
Yard number  1517
Fate  Scrapped, 1975
Launched  27 November 1953
Namesake  Kemerton
Completed  21 May 1954
Class and type  Ton-class minesweeper
Builder  Harland and Wolff

HMS Kemerton (M1156) was a Ton-class minesweeper of the Royal Navy, launched on 27 November 1953 and named after the village of Kemerton in Worcestershire. She was put 'Operational Reserve' at Hythe from 1956 to 1962, before being sent to the Persian Gulf as part of the 9th Minesweeper Squadron. She was broken up in 1975 at Poole.


HMS Kemerton (M1156) Wikipedia

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