Allied Warships

HMS Loch Lomond (K 437)

Frigate of the Loch class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantK 437 
Built byCaledon Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd. (Dundee, Scotland) : Duncan Stewart 
Ordered2 Feb 1943 
Laid down7 Dec 1943 
Launched19 Jun 1944 
Commissioned16 Nov 1944 
End service 

Scrapped in October 1968.


Commands listed for HMS Loch Lomond (K 437)

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1Lt.Cdr. Robert Edward Heap Partington, RD, RNR15 Aug 194427 Jun 1945
2Lt.Cdr. Stanley Darling, DSC, RANVR27 Jun 1945Sep 1945
3T/A/Lt.Cdr. Kenneth James Webb, DSC, RNRSep 1945Jan 1946

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Notable events involving Loch Lomond include:

7 Mar 1945
HMS Uproar (Lt. J.N. Devlin, DSC, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Tobermory with HMS Loch Lomond (Lt.Cdr. R.E.H. Partington, RD, RNR). (1)


  1. ADM 173/20181

ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.

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