Allied Warships

HMS Blackbird (M 15)

Minelayer of the Isles class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMinelayer
ClassIsles 
PennantM 15 
ModMinelayer 
Built byCook, Welton & Gemmill (Beverley, U.K.) : C.D. Holmes (Hull, U.K.) 
Ordered29 May 1942 
Laid down30 Nov 1942 
Launched20 Feb 1943 
Commissioned9 Jun 1943 
End service 
HistorySold in 1948. 
Former nameSheppey (i)

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1T/A/Lt.Cdr. John Carr, RNRMay 1943mid/late45

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