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On This Day - September 12

18771877 - 1889: CormorantLaunched
1911E6Laid Down
1939Seal (N37)HMS Seal briefly put into Perim harbour. She departed later the same day to resume her patrol.
1939Seahorse (S98)HMS Seahorse moved from Rosyth to Dundee.
1942Sahib (P212)HMS Sahib sinks the Italian sailing vessel Ina S. with gunfire and demolition charges 8 miles of Isola Rossa, Sardinia, Italy.
1942Truculent (P315)Launched
1944Virtue (P75)HMS Virtue fires three torpedoes against an auxiliary patrol vessel north-west of Psathoura Island, Greece. The torpedoes miss.
1945Sibyl (P217)HMS Sibyl was the first British submarine to surface in Singapore harbour at the surrender of the Japanese.
1998HMCS OkanaganHMCS Okanagan paid off

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