Allied Warships

HMS Peterhead (J 59)

Minesweeper of the Bangor class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 59 
Built byBlyth Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. Ltd. (Blyth, U.K.) : Whites M.E. 
Laid down15 Feb 1940 
Launched31 Oct 1940 
Commissioned11 Sep 1941 
End service24 Aug 1945 

Reduced to reserve on 24 August 1945.
Sold on 1 January 1948.
Scrapped at Pembroke in May 1948.


Commands listed for HMS Peterhead (J 59)

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1Lt. William Kilvington Tadman, RNR1 Aug 194111 Sep 1943
2Lt. David Powell Croom-Johnson, RNVR11 Sep 1943Mar 1945

3T/A/Lt.Cdr. Sidney Thomas Wenlock, RNRMay 194524 Aug 1945

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