Allied Warships

HNMS Gadila

Escort Carrier of the Merchantile Conversion class

HMS Gadila during the war.

NavyThe Royal Dutch Navy
TypeEscort Carrier
ClassMerchantile Conversion 
Built byHowaldtswerke (Kiel, Germany) 
Laid down 
Launched1 Dec 1934 
Commissioned1 Feb 1944 
End service30 May 1945 

Laid down date unknown. Commissioned as a tanker on 11 April 1935.

Decommissioned as MAC ship on 30 May 1945 and rebuilt to original specifications by the Dutch shipyard Wilton-Fyenoord, Schiedam. On 29 March 1946, she left for the first commercial trip in ballast for CuraƧao, Dutch Antilles.

Gadila arrived at Hong Kong on 6 June 1958 to be scrapped.


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