HMS Hebe (J 24)
Minesweeper of the Halcyon class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Devonport Dockyard (Plymouth, U.K.)|
|Ordered||2 Mar 1936|
|Laid down||27 Apr 1936|
|Launched||28 Oct 1936|
|Commissioned||23 Oct 1937|
|Lost||22 Nov 1943|
|Loss position||41° 08'N, 16° 52'E|
The British minesweeper HMS Hebe (J 24) lost on 22 Nov 1943 in position 41° 08'N, 16° 52'E.
HMS Hebe (Lt. Arthur Lewis Gulvin, RN) was sunk off Bari, Italy in position 41º08'N, 16º52'E after striking a mine laid by U-453 on 11 November 1943.
Hit by U-boat
|U-boat Attack||See our U-boat attack entry for the HMS Hebe|
Commands listed for HMS Hebe (J 24)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. John Bruce Goodenough Temple, RN||22 Aug 1939||27 May 1942|
|2||Lt.Cdr. George Mowatt, RD, RNR||27 May 1942||late 1943|
|3||Lt. Arthur Lewis Gulvin, RN||late 1943||22 Nov 1943|
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