Allied Warships

HMS Kingsmill (K 484)

Frigate of the Captain class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeFrigate
ClassCaptain 
PennantK 484 
Built byBoston Navy Yard (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Ordered25 Jan 1942 
Laid down9 Jul 1943 
Launched13 Aug 1943 
Commissioned29 Oct 1943 
End service 
History

Assigned USN penant DE 280 but not named.

Returned to the USN on 22 August 1945. Scrapped.

 
Former nameDE 280

Commands listed for HMS Kingsmill (K 484)

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CommanderFromTo
1Lt. George Henry Cook, RN29 Oct 194326 Sep 1944
2T/A/Lt.Cdr. David Turquand-Young, RNVR26 Sep 194424 Oct 1944
3Lt. George Henry Cook, RN24 Oct 1944mid 1945

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Media links


The Captain Class Frigates in the Second World War

Collingwood, Donald


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