Allied Warships

HMS Empire Mace (F 171)

Landing Ship Infantry of the Empire Battleaxe class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeLanding Ship Infantry
ClassEmpire Battleaxe 
PennantF 171 
ModLSI(L) 
Built byConsolidated Steel (Wilmington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down 
Launched8 Sep 1943 
Commissioned25 Jul 1944 
End service 
HistoryCompleted as Empire Mace for the MoWT in December 1943.
Converted to an LSI(L) in 1944.
Renamed HMS Galtee More in 1945. 

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1Cdr. (retired) Robert Lees Spalding, RN25 Jul 1944Sep 1945

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