HMS Fly (J 306)
Minesweeper of the Algerine class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Lobnitz & Co. Ltd. (Renfrew, Scotland)|
|Ordered||27 May 1941|
|Laid down||6 Oct 1941|
|Launched||1 Jun 1942|
|Commissioned||10 Oct 1942|
Sold to the Royal Persian Navy on 30 July 1949.
Commands listed for HMS Fly (J 306)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. Robert Bruce Chandler, RN||7 Sep 1942||5 Jul 1943|
|2||Capt. John Wilfrid Boutwood, RN||5 Jul 1943||Oct 1943|
|3||A/Cdr. Geoffrey Noel Rawlings, DSO, RN||Oct 1943||Oct 1945|
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Notable events involving Fly include:
- ADM 173/17255
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.