Allied Warships

HMIS Bombay (J 249)

Minesweeper of the Bathurst class

NavyThe Royal Indian Navy
PennantJ 249 
Built byMorts Dock & Enginering Co. Ltd. (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) 
Ordered24 Jan 1941 
Laid down19 Jul 1941 
Launched6 Dec 1941 
Commissioned24 Apr 1942 
End service 1960 
HistoryDecommissioned in 1960.


Commands listed for HMIS Bombay (J 249)

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1Lt. George Peebles Frazier, RIN19421 Feb 1943
2T/Lt. John Thomas Flockhart, RINR1 Feb 194328 May 1943
3Lt. Alfred Trevor John Cole, RIN28 May 1943ca late 43
4Lt. Jal Cursetji, RINca late 4323 Dec 1944
5T/A/Lt.Cdr. Frank William Richard Saxty, RINR23 Dec 194412 Sep 1945

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