HMS Mourne (K 261)
Frigate of the River class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Smiths Dock Co., Ltd. (South Bank-on-Tees, U.K.)|
|Ordered||3 Jul 1941|
|Laid down||21 Mar 1942|
|Launched||24 Sep 1942|
|Commissioned||30 Apr 1943|
|Lost||15 Jun 1944|
|Loss position||49.35N, 05.30W|
On 15 June 1944 HMS Mourne (Lt.Cdr. Raymond Spurr Holland, RD, RNR) from the 5th Escort Group was hit and sunk by a Gnat from U-767 in the English Channel in position 49º35'N, 05º30'W.
Hit by U-boat
|U-boat Attack||See our U-boat attack entry for the HMS Mourne|
Commands listed for HMS Mourne (K 261)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. Raymond Spurr Holland, RD, RNR||9 Jan 1943||15 Jun 1944 (+)|
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