Allied Warships

HMS Loring (K 565)

Frigate of the Captain class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeFrigate
ClassCaptain 
PennantK 565 
Built byBoston Navy Yard (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down18 Jul 1943 
Launched30 Aug 1943 
Commissioned15 Nov 1943 
End service 
History

Assigned USN penant DE 520 but not named.

HMS Loring is not listed as active unit in the October 1945 Navy List

Returned to the USN on 7 January 1947. Scrapped.

 
Former nameDE 520

Commands listed for HMS Loring (K 565)

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CommanderFromTo
1Lt. Anthony d'Evelyn Trevor Sangster, RN1 Nov 1943mid 1944
2Lt. John Augustus Ogilvy, RNmid 1944mid 1945
3Lt. Anthony Michael Edlin, RNVRmid 1945mid 1945

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Media links


The Captain Class Frigates in the Second World War

Collingwood, Donald


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