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HMS Linaria (K282)

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Name  USS Clash
Name  HMS Linaria
Launched  18 November 1942
Laid down  as CN-309
Acquired  19 June 1943
Length  62 m
Builder  Midland Shipyards, Ltd., Midland, Ontario, Canada
Fate  Transferred to the Royal Navy, 19 June 1943

HMS Linaria was a Flower-class corvette of the Royal Navy, which saw service during the Second World War. Originally built for the US Navy as Clash (PG-91), formerly CN-309, she was launched on 18 November 1942, by Midland Shipyards, Ltd., Midland, Ontario, Canada. Upon completion Clash was transferred to the Royal Navy on 19 June 1943 and commissioned as HMS Linaria. On 27 July 1946 she was returned to the U.S. Navy. Never commissioned in the U.S. Navy, Clash was sold on 15 January 1948.


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