HMNZS Arabis (K 385)
Corvette of the Flower (rev.) class
|Navy||The Royal New Zealand Navy|
|Built by||George Brown & Co. (Greenock, Scotland): Kincaid|
|Ordered||22 Jul 1942|
|Laid down||26 Feb 1943|
|Launched||28 Oct 1943|
|Commissioned||16 Mar 1944|
Transferred on loan to the the Royal New Zealand Navy upon completion.
|Former name||HMS Arabis (ii)|
Commands listed for HMNZS Arabis (K 385)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. John Henry Seelye, RNZNVR||20 Dec 1943||16 Dec 1944|
|2||Lt.Cdr. Peter Phipps, DSC, RNZNVR||16 Dec 1944|
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Notable events involving Arabis include:
- ADM 173/18479
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.