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Name
TEVIOT
Type
FRIGATE
Date
1943
Description
HMS TEVIOT (K 222)
The Royal Navy

Yard Number: 766
River Class Frigate

Laid Down: 4 October 1941
Launched: 12 October 1942
Commissioned: 30 January 1943

Transferred/Lent to the South African Navy on 10 June 1945 to July 1946.
Returned to the Royal Navy in January 1946.
Scrapped 29 March 1955 - arrived Ward, Briton Ferry to be broken up.

Commanding Officers:
Lt.Cdr. Arthur Blewett, RNR
26 November 1942 - 1 May 1943

A/Cdr. Thomas Taylor, DSC, RN
1 May 1943 - 29 January 1945

Lt. David Welsh, RN
29 January 1945 - still in command in April 1945 according to the Navy List

HMS TEVIOT is not listed in the July 1945 Navy List

Career Notes: To South Africa as TEVIOT:

HMSAS TEVIOT (K 222)
The South African Navy
Commissioned 10 June 1945
End service January 1946
Returned to the Royal Navy in January 1946

Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Shipowner
Admiralty
Dimensions
length 283' x breadth 36' 6" x depth 17' 6"

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