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Old 8th December 2019, 00:41
Victor J. Croasdale Victor J. Croasdale is offline  
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Originally Posted by matthew flinders View Post
Indeed BRITISH COMMANDO not scrapped until 1959
The British Commando was built by H&W in 1942 as the "MV Empire Chapman" for the Ministry of War Transport. Sold to the British Tanker Co Ltd and renamed "British Commando" in 1946.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MV_Empire_Chapman

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