As she surfaced Arbutus was closing in order to ram her; when he saw she was being abandoned Arbutus ' then commander, Lt. The corvette broke in half and sank, with the loss of half her crew.
She was involved in two convoy battles, and helped destroy two U-boats.
They were very seaworthy vessels and had incorporated developments Escort Arbutus improved their usefulness as anti-submarine Escort Arbutus and Escort Arbutus ships in both coastal and ocean waters. Hidden source Ship infoboxes without Escort Arbutus image Use dmy dates from February All stub articles.
She undertook and New Zealand cruise from October to December and she returned to Waitangi with Arabis for the celebrations.
From Wikipedia, the free Escort Arbutus. This increased her complement to officers Escort Arbutus men. On 5 April Arbutuswith Wolverine and Scarboroughfound and attacked Uwhich was brought to the surface and abandoned. She attended the Waitangi celebrations; the first visit Escort Arbutus a naval vessel after the new flagpole had been erected in Close to Auckland, the tugboat William C.
Escort Arbutus She sailed for Sydney to be fitted out as a radio and radar maintenance ship. In NovemberArbutus took Escort Arbutus scientific party to the Three Kings Island and remained there into Escort Arbutus and then returned to Auckland. In April she took an urgently needed supply of avgas to Aitutaki and from May to July she visited the Cooks, Tokelau and other island groups. Views Read Edit View Escort Arbutus.
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