Allied Warships

HNMS C

Minesweeper of the A class

NavyThe Royal Dutch Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassA 
Pennant 
Built byRijkswerf Willemsoord (Den Helder, Holland) 
Ordered 
Laid down19 Apr 1929 
Launched 
Commissioned4 Aug 1930 
Lost6 Mar 1942 
History

HrMs C was scuttled by her own crew at Soerabaya to prevent her capture by the Japanese on 6 March 1942.

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Schelte Nicolaas Scheltema, RNN(R)6 Mar 1942

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