Re: HMS Linaria (Flower class)
Posted by: bramr
Date: September 22, 2018 03:17AM
There were a few more Flowers in Italy.
ESPRESSO Impresa Mar. Fratelli-Genoa) ex Moulay Bouchaib-52 ex Guatemala-46, ex West York-45, ex HMCS West York-45, became Federal Express (Can), Sank 5-5-60 raised and scr.
RAMI (Antonio Rocco-Trieste) ex Rami (Pan)-55 ex HMS Poppy-46. Hulked 1956. Scrapped?
Also in Italy but not converted TRA LOS MONTES ex HMCS Fredericton-48. Became Olympic Fighter and together with another corvette towed by the tug Zwarte Zee from Genoa 8-5-50 to Kiel 19-5-50. Could the second corvette be the Olympic Chaser ex HMCS Picton?