HMS Bamborough Castle (K412)
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HMS Bamborough Castle
|Name:||HMS Bamborough Castle|
|Builder:||J. Lewis & Sons|
|Launched:||11 January 1944|
|Commissioned:||30 May 1944|
|Identification:||Pennant number: K412|
|Fate:||Scrapped, May 1959|
|Class & type:||Castle-class corvette|
She was launched at J. Lewis & Sons shipyard in Aberdeen, Scotland on 11 January 1944 and commissioned on 30 May 1944. She sank the U-boat U-387 on 9 December 1944 with depth charges whilst escorting the convoy RA-62 from Murmansk to Scapa Flow.
After World War II her career was mainly spent in the fleet reserve until she was scrapped in May 1959.
- Colledge, J. J.; Warlow, Ben (2006) . Ships of the Royal Navy: The Complete Record of all Fighting Ships of the Royal Navy (Rev. ed.). London: Chatham Publishing. ISBN 978-1-86176-281-8. OCLC 67375475.