Allied Warships

HMS Octavia (J 290)

Minesweeper of the Algerine class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 290 
ModReciprocating engined 
Built byRedfern Construction Ltd. (Toronto, Ontario, Canada) 
Ordered9 Dec 1941 
Laid down22 Sep 1942 
Launched31 Dec 1942 
Commissioned24 Feb 1944 
End service 

Sold 27 April 1950.  

Commands listed for HMS Octavia (J 290)

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1Lt.Cdr. Lionel Charles Digby Godwin, RN5 Feb 194418 Feb 1946

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