Allied Warships

HMIS Indus (L 67 / U 67)

Sloop of the Grimsby class

NavyThe Royal Indian Navy
PennantL 67 / U 67 
Built byHawthorn Leslie & Co. (Hebburn-on-Tyne, U.K.) 
Ordered14 Aug 1933 
Laid down8 Dec 1933 
Launched24 Aug 1934 
Commissioned15 Mar 1935 
Lost6 Apr 1942 
Loss position20.07N, 92.50E

HMIS Indus (Cdr. Jesser Evelyn Napier Coope, RIN) was bombed and sunk by Japanese aircraft off Akyab, Burma in position 20º07'N, 92º54'E.


Commands listed for HMIS Indus (L 67 / U 67)

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1Cdr. Eric George Guilding Hunt, RIN24 Nov 193823 Sep 1941
2A/Cdr. Jesser Evelyn Napier Coope, RIN23 Sep 19416 Apr 1942

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