HMS Pitcairn (K 589)
Frigate of the Colony class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Walsch-Kaiser Co., Inc. (Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||10 Jun 1943|
|Laid down||14 Sep 1943|
|Launched||15 Oct 1943|
|Commissioned||7 Jul 1944|
Returned to the USN on 11 June 1946.
|Former name||USS Pilford PF-85|
Commands listed for HMS Pitcairn (K 589)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. William Horace Clifton Wood-Roe, RD, RNR||7 Jul 1944||28 Feb 1945|
|2||Lt.Cdr. Walter Laurcence Smith, RNR||28 Feb 1945||15 Oct 1945|
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