HMS Bullen (K469)
|Built by:||Bethlehem Shipyard Inc. (Hingham, Massachusetts, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down:||17 May, 1943|
|Launched:||7 Aug, 1943|
|Commissioned:||25 Oct, 1943|
|Lost:||6 Dec, 1944|
|Loss position:||58.30N, 05.03W|
commissioned into US Navy, transferred to Great Britain as lend
lease upon completion.
On 6 December 1944 HMS Bullen (Lt. Cdr. A.H. Parish, RN) was torpedoed and sunk by U-775 west off Strathy Point, Scotland in position 58º30'N, 05º03'W. Of the 168 crewmembers on board 71 went down with the ship.
Hit by U-boat