HMS Empire Gauntlet (F 123)
Landing Ship Infantry of the Empire Battleaxe class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Landing Ship Infantry|
|Built by||Consolidated Steel (Wilmington, U.S.A.)|
|Launched||23 Nov 1943|
|History||Completed as Empire Gauntlet for the MoWT in January 1944.|
Converted to an LSI(L) in 1944.
Renamed HMS Sefton in 1944.
Commands listed for HMS Empire Gauntlet (F 123)
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|1||A/Cdr.(Retd.) Frank Archibald Cleale Bishop, RNR||Nov 1944||9 May 1946|
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