Allied Warships

HMS Danube III

Rescue Tug

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeRescue Tug
Class[No specific class] 
Built byCochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd. (Selby, U.K.) 
Laid down 
Launched19 Jun 1924 
Commissioned28 Aug 1939 
Lost13 Oct 1940 

Completed in September 1924.
Displacement: 234 tons.

HMRT Danube III (Lt. (retired) Richard Sullivan, MBE, RN) is mined and sunk near Sheerness on 13 October 1940.


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1Lt. (retired) Richard Sullivan, RN???13 Oct 1940

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