HMS Antigua (K 501)
Frigate of the Colony class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Walsch-Kaiser Co., Inc. (Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||10 Jun 1943|
|Laid down||3 Apr 1943|
|Launched||26 Jul 1943|
|Commissioned||4 Nov 1943|
Returned to the USN on 2 May, 1946.
HMS Antigua is not listed as active unit in the October 1945 Navy List
|Former name||USS Hammond PF-73|
Commands listed for HMS Antigua (K 501)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. (retired) Duncan Frederick White, RNR||27 Jul 1943||9 Sep 1944|
|2||A/Lt.Cdr. Edward Leo Donkin, RNR||9 Sep 1944||mid 1945|
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Notable events involving Antigua include:
- ADM 173/19365
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.