USS Redmill (K554)

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Navy: RN
Type: Escort Destroyer
Class: Captain 
Pennant: K 554 
Built by: Bethlehem-Hingham Shipyard Inc. (Hingham, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Laid down: 14 Jul, 1943 
Launched: 2 Oct, 1943 
Commissioned: 30 Nov, 1943 
  On 27 April 1945 HMS Redmill (Lt. J. Denne, RN) was torpedoed by the German submarine U-1105 west of Ireland in position 54.23N, 10.36W. She was hit by a Gnat torpedo and had 60 feet of her stern missing. She was towed to Lisahally and declared a total loss. Returned to the US Navy on 20 January 1947 and scrapped. 

Assigned USN pennant DE 89 but not named.

Hit by U-boat
A total loss on 27 Apr, 1945 by U-1105 (Schwarz).


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