Allied Warships

HMS Oakham Castle (K 530)

Corvette of the Castle class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeCorvette
ClassCastle 
PennantK 530 
Built byA & J Inglis Ltd. (Glasgow, Scotland) 
Ordered19 Dec 1942 
Laid down30 Nov 1943 
Launched20 Jul 1944 
Commissioned10 Dec 1944 
End service 
History

Sold in August 1957.
Became a weather ship.

 

Commands listed for HMS Oakham Castle (K 530)

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CommanderFromTo
1T/A/Lt.Cdr. Archie Herbert Lyons, RNVR16 Aug 19449 Jul 1945
2A/Lt.Cdr. Herbert Arthur Stonehouse, DSC, RNR9 Jul 194530 Dec 1945

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