Allied Warships

HMS Usk (ii) (K 295)

Frigate of the River class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeFrigate
ClassRiver 
PennantK 295 
Built bySmiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.) 
Ordered20 May 1942 
Laid down6 Oct 1942 
Launched3 Apr 1943 
Commissioned14 Jul 1943 
End service 
History

Sold to the Egyptian Navy 1948 and renamed Abikir.
Sunk as a blockship in the Suez Canal in 1956.
Scrapped in 1957.  

Commands listed for HMS Usk (ii) (K 295)

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CommanderFromTo
1Lt.Cdr. Robert Martin Pattinson, DSC, RNR24 May 1943Sep 1944
2T/A/Lt.Cdr. George Bradford Medlycott, RNRSep 1944

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