HMS Magic (J 400)
Minesweeper of the Auk class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Savannah Machinery and Foundry Co. (Savannah, Georgia, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||2 Dec 1941|
|Laid down||15 Jan 1943|
|Launched||24 May 1943|
|Commissioned||22 Oct 1943|
|Lost||6 Jul 1944|
|Loss position||49° 25'N, 0° 15'W|
HMS Magic (T/A/Lt.Cdr. John Percy Davies, RNR) was sunk off Normandy, France on 6 July 1944 by a German human torpedo (Neger).
Commands listed for HMS Magic (J 400)
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|1||Lcmdr John Penri Davies, RNR||Feb 1944||6 Jul 1944|
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