Allied Warships

HMS Loch Fyne (K 429)

Frigate of the Loch class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantK 429 
Built byBurntisland Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. (Burntisland, Scotland): Rowan 
Ordered2 Feb 1943 
Laid down8 Dec 1943 
Launched24 May 1944 
Commissioned9 Nov 1944 
End service 

Scrapped in August 1970.


Commands listed for HMS Loch Fyne (K 429)

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1Lt. Henry Herbert Dietrich MacKillican, DSC, RD, RNR9 Aug 19447 Aug 1945
2T/A/Lt.Cdr. Reginald Frederick James Maberley, RNVR7 Aug 1945mid 1946

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Notable events involving Loch Fyne include:

5 Apr 1945
HMS Tactician (Lt.Cdr. L.N.A. Jewell, DSC, MBE, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Campbeltown with HMS Loch Fyne (Lt.Cdr. H.H.D. MacKillican, DSC, RD, RNR). (1)


  1. ADM 173/19808

ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.

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