HMS Thornborough (K 574)
Frigate of the Captain class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Bethlehem-Hingham Shipyard Inc. (Hingham, Massachusetts, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||22 Sep 1943|
|Launched||13 Nov 1943|
|Commissioned||31 Dec 1943|
Assigned USN penant DE 565 but not named.
HMS Thornborough is not listed as active unit in the October 1945 Navy List
Returned to the USN on 29 January 1947. Scrapped.
|Former name||DE 565|
Commands listed for HMS Thornborough (K 574)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. Cyril George Hart Brown, RN||31 Dec 1943||21 Feb 1945|
|2||James Hutt Aitken, RNR||21 Feb 1945||mid 1945|
|3||T/Lt. Cyril Joseph Evans, RNVR||mid 1945||late 1945|
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