Allied Warships

HMS ML 223 (ML 223)

Motor Launch of the Fairmile B class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor Launch
ClassFairmile B 
PennantML 223 
Built byAlex Robertson & Sons Ltd. (Sandbank, Scotland, U.K.) 
Ordered8 Jan 1940 
Laid down 
CommissionedMay 1941 
End service 

To Nigeria in July 1959


Commands listed for HMS ML 223 (ML 223)

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1T/A/Lt.Cdr. A.D. Sharp, RNVR20 Mar 19431 Jan 1944
2T/A/Lt.Cdr. R.E. Hawkes, RNVR1 Jan 1944Dec 1944
3B.G. Allsworth, RNVRDec 194420 Jun 1945
4A.G. Holliday, RNVR20 Jun 1945Oct 1945

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