HMS Acanthus (K 01)
Corvette of the Flower class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. (Troon, Scotland)|
|Ordered||21 Sep 1939|
|Laid down||21 Dec 1939|
|Launched||26 May 1941|
Transferred to the Royal Norwegian Navy and renamed Andenes. Sold to Union Whaling in 1956. Towed from Sandefjord to Glasgow, Scotland in June 1956 for convertion to whaler by A & J Inglis, Ltd. Renamed Colin Frye. Sold in 1957 to Taiyo Gyogyo KK,. Tokyo. Renamed Toshi Maru No.2. Scrapped in Japan in 1970.
|Career notes||to the Royal Norwegian Navy as HNoMS Andenes|
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