Allied Warships

HMS Felixstowe (J 126)

Minesweeper of the Bangor class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 126 
ModReciprocating engined 
Built byLobnitz & Co. Ltd. (Renfrew, Scotland) 
Ordered9 Sep 1939 
Laid down8 Aug 1940 
Launched15 Jan 1941 
Commissioned11 Jul 1941 
Lost18 Dec 1943 
Loss position41° 10'N, 9° 40'E

HMS Felixstowe (Lt.Cdr. C.G. Powney, RNVR) was mined and sunk east of Capo Ferro, Sardinia, Italy in position 41º10'N, 09º40'E.


Commands listed for HMS Felixstowe (J 126)

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1Lt.Cdr. Colin Henry Corbet-Singleton, DSC, RNJun 194118 Jun 1942
2T/Lt. Charles Geoffrey Powney, RNVR18 Jun 194218 Dec 1943

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