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HMT Bredon (T223)

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Name  HMT Bredon
Laid down  12 July 1941
Construction started  12 July 1941
Length  47 m
Draft  3.7 m
Ordered  15 March 1941
Commissioned  29 April 1942
Launched  20 November 1941
Displacement  750,000 kg
Builder  Cook, Welton & Gemmell
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Class and type  Hill class naval trawler
Fate  Sunk on 8 February 1943

His Majesty's Trawler Bredon (Pennant Number T223) was a Hill class naval trawler that served as an anti-submarine escort trawler during the Second World War.

She was sunk by U-521 on 8 February 1943 while off the Canary Islands. Only 2 souls from her complement of 43 survived.

References

HMT Bredon (T223) Wikipedia


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