Allied Warships

HMAS Dubbo (J 251)

Minesweeper of the Bathurst class

NavyThe Royal Australian Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassBathurst 
PennantJ 251 
Built byMorts Dock & Enginering Co. Ltd. (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) 
Ordered24 Jan 1941 
Laid down13 Oct 1941 
Launched7 Mar 1942 
Commissioned31 Jul 1942 
End service7 Feb 1947 
History

Decommissioned into Reserve on 7 February 1947.
Sold to be broken up for scrap on 20 February 1958 to Mitsubishi Shoji Kaisha Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan).
Scrapped in Japan.

 

Commands listed for HMAS Dubbo (J 251)

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CommanderFromTo
1T/Lt. Arthur Godfrey William Thomas, RANR(S)1 Jul 19424 Oct 1942
2T/Lt. Norman Grant Weber, RANR(S)4 Oct 1942Apr 1944
3Lt.Cdr. William John Charles Webb, RANRApr 194416 Jun 1944
4T/Lt. Frank Willshaw Roberts, RANR(S)19 Jun 19448 Nov 1944
5T/Lt. Frank Willshaw Roberts, RANR(S)6 Dec 194427 Aug 1946

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