HMS Modeste (U 42)
Sloop of the Modified Black Swan class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||Modified Black Swan|
|Built by||Chatham Dockyard (Chatham, U.K.): Yarrow Shipbuilders Ltd. (Scotstoun, Scotland)|
|Ordered||5 Oct 1942|
|Laid down||15 Feb 1943|
|Launched||29 Jan 1944|
|Commissioned||3 Sep 1945|
Scrapped 11 March 1961.
Commands listed for HMS Modeste (U 42)
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|1||Cdr. James Edward Rickards Wilford, RNR||30 Jul 1945||21 Jan 1946|
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