HMS Veryan Bay (K 651)
Frigate of the Bay class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Charles Hill & Sons Ltd. (Bristol, U.K.) : Clark|
|Ordered||2 May 1943|
|Laid down||8 Jun 1944|
|Launched||11 Nov 1944|
|Commissioned||30 Jul 1945|
Scrapped 1 July 1959.
|Former name||HMS Loch Swannay|
Commands listed for HMS Veryan Bay (K 651)
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|1||Lt. John Studholme Brownrigg, DSC, RN||5 Feb 1945||Jan 1946|
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Notable events involving Veryan Bay include:
7 Jun 1945
HMS Upshot (Lt. A.J. Boyall, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Tobermory with HMS Veryan Bay (A/Lt.Cdr. J.S. Brownrigg, DSC, RN) and HMS Hedingham Castle (T/A/Lt.Cdr. W.N. Bishop-Laggett, RNR). (1)
- ADM 173/20192
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