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Not to be confused with HMCS Margaret.
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HMAS Marguerite in 1920
|Builder:||Dunlop Bremner & Company, Port Glasgow, Scotland|
|Laid down:||July 1915|
|Launched:||23 November 1915|
|Fate:||Transferred to Australia, 1919|
|Commissioned:||17 January 1920|
|Decommissioned:||23 July 1929|
|Fate:||Sunk as a target, 1 August 1935|
|Class and type:||Arabis-class sloop|
|Displacement:||1,250 long tons (1,270 t)|
|Beam:||33 ft 6 in (10.21 m)|
|Draught:||11 ft 9 in (3.58 m)|
|Speed:||17 knots (31 km/h; 20 mph)|
|Range:||2,000 nmi (3,700 km) at 15 kn (28 km/h; 17 mph) with max. 260 tons of coal|
The ship was transferred to Australia in 1919 and commissioned into the Royal Australian Navy on 17 January 1920, receiving the prefix HMAS.
Marguerite was paid off on 23 July 1929 and was sunk as a target on 1 August 1935.
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