HMS Fitzroy (i) (J 03)
Minesweeper of the Hunt class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Lobnitz & Co. Ltd. (Renfrew, Scotland)|
|Launched||15 Apr 1919|
|Commissioned||1 Jul 1919|
|Lost||27 May 1942|
|Loss position||52° 39'N, 2° 46'E|
HMS Fitzroy (Cdr. Auberon Charles Alan Campbell Duckworth, RN) was mined about 40 nautical miles east of Great Yarmouth in position 52º39'N, 02º46'E. Most likely on a British mine.
Commands listed for HMS Fitzroy (i) (J 03)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. Reginald Arthur Forbes, RN||12 Jan 1940||1 Oct 1940|
|2||Lt.Cdr. Joseph John Youngs, RNR||1 Oct 1940||early 1941|
|3||Lt.Cdr. (retired) George Leycester Barwell, RN||14 May 1941||Jun 1941|
|4||Cdr. Auberon Charles Alan Campbell Duckworth, RN||23 Jun 1941||27 May 1942|
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