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SOUTH AFRICA 01 January 1945

ESCORTS

FF Loch 1 1 Good Hope 1944 2260t, 93.6x11.8x3.8m, 2b,2vte, 5500hp, 19.5kts, 177p; 1x1-102/45, 6x1-40/56, 1x4-40/39, 2x3-305Squid, 2DCT, 1DCR; radar: type277, 291, sonar

COASTAL FORCES

YP Fairmile B 15 1 - 15 ML829, 831, 832, 846 - 857 1943 - 1944 86t, 34.8x5.6x1.5m, 2pe, 1200hp, 18kts, 16p; 1x1-47/40 or 1x1-40/56 or 1x1-40/39, (2x2+1x1)-20/70, 2DCT; radar: type286 or 291 or 970, sonar
HDML 11 16 - 26 HDML1197 - 1204, 1330 - 1332 1943 - 1944 54t, 22.0x4.8x1.4m, 2d, 260-480hp, 11-12.5kts, 10p; 2x1-20/70, 2DCR; radar: type291, sonar

MINE WARFARE

AMS - 2 1 Africana 1930   313t; 1x1-76/40
2 William Messina 1925   120t
ATL - 3 1 Blomvlei 1935   252t
2 Crassula 1935   261t
3 Mooivlei 1935   252t
AWL - 50 1 Langlaagte 1939   225t
2 Benoni 1925   221t
3 Blaauwberg 1935   307t
4 Boksburg 1926   240t
5 Brakpan 1936   335t; 1x1-102/40
6 Brakvlei 1929   234t; 1x1-76/45
7 Pretoria 1930   374t
8 Cedarberg 1935   307t; 1x1-102/40
9 Florida 1930   256t
10 Goulding 1921   224t
11 Grimwood 1924   219t; 1x1-76/40
12 Rondevlei 1929   247t
13 Smalvlei 1929   247t
14 Soetvlei 1929   233t
15 Brakvlei 1929   234t
16 Hektor 1929   233t
17 Roodepoort 1929   315t
18 Gribb 1930   280t
19 Imhoff 1927   224t
20 Larsen 1924   162t
21 Natalia 1925   238t
22 Odberg 1936   351t
23 Oostewal 1926   179t
24 Randfontein 1926   205t
25 Benoni 1925   221t
26 Robinson 1927   196t
27 Seksern 1930   249t
28 Southern Barrier 1936   344t
29 Southern Isles 1936   344t
30 Southern Maid 1936   344t
31 Southern Sea 1936   344t
32 Steenberg 1929   250t
33 Stellenberg 1929   250t
34 Parktown 1925   220t
35 Johannesburg 1925   228t
36 Swartberg 1923   220t
37 Brakpan 1936   335t
38 Protea 1936   335t
39 Sonneblom 1936   335t
40 Immortelle 1936   335t
41 Tordonn 1925   314t
42 Treern 1929   247t
43 Springs 1930   249t
44 Nigel 1930   250t
45 Boksburg 1926   240t
46 Germiston 1923   197t
47 Krugersdorp 1923   198t
48 Turffontein 1936   355t
49 Vereeniging 1936   355t
50 Whytock 1924   166t

Ivan Gogin, 2010-15