HMS Pangbourne

The Ship

Sold 13 March 1947

HMS Pangbourne Minesweeper, Aberdare Class
Laid down as Padstow and launched by Lobnitz & Company Renfrew, Yard No 828, on 26/3/1918, renamed Pangbourne in 1918, and sold 13/3/1947.

Crew 74

Pangbourne was one of her class retained after 1927, and she and six others formed the 1st minesweeping flotilla at Portland.

She served in WWII and was sold into merchant service in 1947.

My Postcards

Not postally used.
Postcard series: Wright & Logan


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