HMS Blackpool (J 27)
Minesweeper of the Bangor class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Harland & Wolff Ltd. (Govan, Scotland)|
|Ordered||12 Jul 1939|
|Laid down||19 Sep 1939|
|Launched||4 Jul 1940|
|Commissioned||3 Feb 1941|
Sold to the Royal Norwegian Navy in 1946 and renamed Tana.
Commands listed for HMS Blackpool (J 27)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. George Mowatt, RNR||26 Jan 1941||23 May 1942|
|2||Lt. Percival John Stoner, RN||23 May 1942||10 Sep 1943|
|3||A/Lt.Cdr. Grahame Henry Bird, RNVR||10 Sep 1943||late 1945|
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