HMS Squirrel (J 301)
Minesweeper of the Algerine class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Harland & Wolff Ltd. (Belfast, Northern Ireland)|
|Ordered||30 Apr 1942|
|Laid down||20 Aug 1943|
|Launched||20 Apr 1944|
|Commissioned||16 Aug 1944|
|Lost||24 Jul 1945|
HMS Squirrel (Lt.Cdr. Malcolm Buist, RN) was mined on 24 July 1945 off Phuket, Siam (Thailand). 7 of the crew died.
Commands listed for HMS Squirrel (J 301)
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|1||Lt. Malcolm Buist, RN||Jun 1944||24 Jul 1945|
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