Yard Number 731 was named SALVIA when launched on Tuesday 06/08/1940 by William Simons & Co Renfrew for Royal Navy
Ship Type: Corvette
Ship's Role: Flower Class
Tonnage: 940 standard; 1170 deep load
Length: 205ft oa
Draught: 14ft 10in
She is recorded as having sank on 24/12/1941
Additional Information: Pendant K97.
Torpedoed and sunk by U.568 West of Alexandria.
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