HMIS Rohilkhand (J 180)
Minesweeper of the Bangor class
|Navy||The Royal Indian Navy|
|Built by||William Hamilton & Co. (Port Glasgow, Scotland) : Parsons|
|Ordered||20 Dec 1939|
|Laid down||29 Aug 1941|
|Launched||29 Oct 1942|
|Commissioned||5 Feb 1943|
|History||Scrapped in 1961|
|Former name||HMS Padstow|
Commands listed for HMIS Rohilkhand (J 180)
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|1||Lt. John Edward Gibbs, RIN||1 Dec 1942||25 Mar 1944|
|2||Lt. Hajee Mohammed Siddiq Choudry, RIN||25 Mar 1944||24 Feb 1945|
|3||A/Cdr. George Bailey, RIN||24 Feb 1945|
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Notable events involving Rohilkhand include:
21 Mar 1943
HrMs O 10 (Lt.Cdr. Baron D.T. Mackay, RNN) participated in A/S exercises off Tobermory together with HMS Kite (Lt.Cdr. W.F.R. Segrave, RN), HMS Wild Goose (Cdr. D.E.G. Wemyss, RN), HMS Trent (T/A/Lt.Cdr. J.G. Rankin, DSC, RNR) and HMIS Rohilkhand (Lt. J.E. Gibbs, RIN). (1)
22 Mar 1943
HrMs O 10 (Lt.Cdr. Baron D.T. Mackay, RNN) participated in A/S exercises off Tobermory together with HMIS Rohilkhand (Lt. J.E. Gibbs, RIN), HMS Leeds United (A/Skr.Lt. W. Kirman, RNR) and HMS Wild Goose (Cdr. D.E.G. Wemyss, RN). (1)
- File 2.12.03.6382 (Dutch Archives, The Hague, Netherlands)