HMIS Madras (ii) (J 237)
Minesweeper of the Bathurst class
|Navy||The Royal Indian Navy|
|Built by||Cockatoo Docks and Engineering Co. Ltd. (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia)|
|Ordered||24 Sep 1940|
|Laid down||4 Aug 1941|
|Launched||17 Feb 1942|
|Commissioned||12 May 1942|
|History||Decommissioned in 1960.|
Commands listed for HMIS Madras (ii) (J 237)
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|1||Lt. Sadishar Ganesh Karmarkar, RINR||1942||2 Oct 1943|
|2||T/Lt. Calpaham Jagan Mohan, RINR||2 Oct 1943||1 Dec 1944|
|3||T/Lt. Gajanan Jaganunath Dhurandhar, RINR||1 Dec 1944||7 Sep 1945|
|4||A/Cdr. Killingworth Richard Utten Todd, RIN||7 Sep 1945|
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Notable events involving Madras (ii) include:
27 Aug 1939
HMIS Madras (Gunner G.B. Tolfrey, RIN) arrived at Bombay from Karachi. At Bombay she was taken in hand for boiler cleaning. (1)
- ADM 199/368
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.