HMS Lawford (K 514)
Frigate of the Captain class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Boston Navy Yard (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||9 Jul 1943|
|Launched||13 Aug 1943|
|Commissioned||3 Nov 1943|
|Lost||8 Jun 1944|
|Loss position||49° 26'N, 0° 24'W|
The British frigate HMS Lawford (K 514) lost on 8 Jun 1944 in position 49° 26'N, 0° 24'W.
Assigned USN penant DE 516 but not named.
HMS Lawford (A/Lt.Cdr. Malcolm Guy Morris, DSC, RNR) was sunk on 8 June, 1944 off Normandy by German aircraft while serving as headquarters ship.
|Former name||DE 516|
Commands listed for HMS Lawford (K 514)
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|1||A/Lt.Cdr. Sydney Ayles, RNR||3 Nov 1943||14 Jan 1944|
|2||Lt. Malcolm Guy Morris, DSC, RD, RNR||14 Jan 1944||8 Jun 1944|
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