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On This Day - August 25

19391927 - 1957: Alaunia (F17)The passenger ship Alaunia as requisitioned by the Admiralty from the Cunard White Star Line, Liverpool for conversion to an armed merchant cruiser
1939Oxley (P55)HMS Oxley departed Portsmouth for Dundee.
1941Rorqual (N74)HMS Rorqual lays 50 mines off Cap Skinari, Greece.
1942Telemachus (P321)Laid Down
1942Venturer (P68)Laid Down
1950Artful (P456)Having completed repairs to fire damage to the Control Room. HMS ARTFUL rejoined with the 3rd Submarine Flotilla until August 1951.
1961Telemachus (P321)Scrapped at Charlestown.

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