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On This Day - June 20

19121911 - 1949: Alecto (J10)Commissioned
19151951 - 1946: TalbotCompleted
1918C18Chief Stoker Joseph Alfred Gardner died of heart failure
1940Parthian (N75)Italian submarine Diamante is sunk by HMS Parthian off Tobruk.
1940Salmon (N65)HMS Salmon fires two torpedoes against a German convoy about 15 nautical miles south-west of Egersund, Norway. Both torpedoes missed their intended targets.
1940Clyde (N12)About 40 nautical miles north-west of the island of Halten, Norway. HMS Clyde hit the German battleship Gneisenau in the bow with one torpedo.
1940Tigris (N63)Completed
1943United (P44)HMS United torpedoes and sinks the Italian merchant Olbia about 20 nautical miles south of Cape Spartivento, Italy.
1943Volatile (P96)Launched
1944Storm (P233)HMS Storm attacks the German submarine U-1062 with torpedoes in the Malacca Strait. The torpedoes however miss their target. The u-boat had left Penang the previous day.
1944Ultor (P53)HMS Ultor torpedoes and sinks the German tug Cebre south of Cannes, southern France.
1944Urtica (P83)Completed

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