HMS Sarabande (T 125)
ASW Trawler of the Dance class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||A & J Inglis Ltd. (Glasgow, Scotland) : Aitchison Blair|
|Ordered||9 Sep 1939|
|Laid down||5 Mar 1940|
|Launched||29 Aug 1940|
|Commissioned||2 Jan 1941|
|History||Sold in March 1946.|
Commands listed for HMS Sarabande (T 125)
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|1||Skr.Lt. (retired) Laurence Frederick Scarlett, DSC, DSC, RD, RNR||21 Dec 1940||29 Jul 1942|
|2||Ch.Skr. (A/Skr.Lt.) Albert Scott Henderson Robb, RD, RNR||29 Jul 1942||Apr 1943|
|3||Skr. Lewis Henry Brown, RNR||Apr 1943||Sep 1943|
|4||A/Skr.Lt. Joseph Trone Hindmarsh Fairbairn, RNR||Sep 1943||Jan 1945|
|5||A/Ch.Skr. (A/Skr.Lt.) Henry Rich, RNR||Jan 1945|
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Notable events involving Sarabande include:
13 Mar 1943
HMS P 615 (Lt. C.W.St.C. Lambert, DSC and Bar, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Freetown with HMS Sarabande (A/Skr.Lt. A.S.H. Robb, RD, RNR) and HMS Rumba (T/Lt. E.C.F.D. Jacquier, RNVR). (1)
- ADM 199/635
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