HMS Honesty (K 285)
Corvette of the Flower (rev.) class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Kingston Shipbuilding Co. (Kingston, Ontario, Canada)|
|Ordered||6 Oct 1941|
|Launched||28 Sep 1942|
|Commissioned||18 May 1943|
Transferred to the Royal Navy under lend-lease.
|Former name||USS Caprice|
Commands listed for HMS Honesty (K 285)
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|1||T/Lt. Moris John Rowlands, RNVR||7 Aug 1943||mid/late45|
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Notable events involving Honesty include:
11 Oct 1943
HMS Viking (Lt. R. Bannar-Martin, DSC, RN) departed Holy Loch for special A/S trials to the west of the Hebrides with HMS Hadleigh Castle (T/A/Lt.Cdr. H.V. Gordon, DSC, RNVR) and HMS Honesty (T/Lt. M.J. Rowlands, RNVR). (1)
- ADM 173/18454
- ADM 173/20272
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.