Allied Warships

HMAS Broome (J 191)

Minesweeper of the Bathurst class

NavyThe Royal Australian Navy
PennantJ 191 
Built byEvans Deakin Ltd. (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) 
Ordered24 Sep 1940 
Laid down3 May 1941 
Launched6 Oct 1941 
Commissioned29 Jul 1942 
End serviceApr 1946 

Decommissioned in April 1946.
Transferred to Turkey on 24 august 1946 being renamed Alanya.
Decommissioned by the Turkish Navy in 1975.  

Commands listed for HMAS Broome (J 191)

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1Lt.Cdr. Ronald Alexander Denovan, RANVR29 Jul 194217 Oct 1945

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