Allied Warships

HMAS Bundaberg (J 231)

Minesweeper of the Bathurst class

NavyThe Royal Australian Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassBathurst 
PennantJ 231 
Built byEvans Deakin Ltd. (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) 
Ordered24 Sep 1940 
Laid down7 Jun 1941 
Launched1 Dec 1941 
Commissioned12 Sep 1942 
End service26 Mar 1946 
History

Decommissioned to reserve on 26 March 1946.
Sold to be broken up for scrap on 6 January 1961 to Kinoshita (Australia) Pty. Ltd.

 

Commands listed for HMAS Bundaberg (J 231)

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CommanderFromTo
1Lt.Cdr. Neville Drake Pixley, RANRSep 19421 Nov 1944
2T/A/Lt.Cdr. Charles Macdonald, RANR(S)2 Nov 194428 Nov 1945

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