HMS Begum (D 38)
Escort Carrier of the Ameer class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Seattle-Tacoma Shipbuilding Corp. (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||3 Aug 1942|
|Launched||11 Nov 1942|
|Commissioned||2 Aug 1943|
Decommissioned and transferred to the R.N. and commissioned in R.N. service as HMS Begum on 2 August 1943.
|Former name||USS Bolinas|
Commands listed for HMS Begum (D 38)
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|1||A/Capt. John Egerton Broome, DSC, RN||Aug 1943||26 Mar 1945|
|2||A/Capt. Cecil Lewis Howe, OBE, RN||26 Mar 1945||4 Jan 1946|
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