ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
BETONY
Construction
STEEL
Type
CORVETTE
Date
1943
Description
Yard Number: 687
Modified Flower Class Corvette

Laid down 26th September 1942
Launched 22nd April 1943
Commissioned 31st August 1943

Pennant K274

28th August 1945 Lent to Royal Indian Navy as SIND.
Reverted to Royal Navy 17th May 1946.
Sold 1947 to Siamese Navy, renamed PRASAE.
Wrecked on Korean coast during a storm 7th January 1951 and eventually scuttled 13th January 1951.
Shipbuilder
A. HALL & Co., Aberdeen
Shipowner
Admiralty
Dimensions
length 190' x breadth 33' x depth 17'6"
Gross Tonnage: 870 ton

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