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HMS Gould (K 476)
Frigate of the Captain class
HMS Gould as completed.
Photo Courtesy of Paul Shaw.
Navy The Royal Navy
Pennant K 476
Built by Boston Navy Yard (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.)
Laid down 23 Apr 1942
Launched 4 Jun 1943
Commissioned 18 Sep 1943
Lost 1 Mar 1944
Loss position 45.46N, 23.16W (See a map)
History HMS Gould (Lt. Daniel William Ungoed, RN) was torpedoed and sunk south-west of Ireland in position 45º46'N, 23º16'W by the German submarine U-358. 123 officers and men, including the commanding officer, went down with the ship. There were only 14 survivors.
Hit by U-boat Sunk on 1 Mar 1944 by U-358 (Manke).
Former name USS Lovering DE-272
Commands listed for HMS Gould (K 476)
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1 Lt. Daniel William Ungoed, RN 16 Aug 1943 1 Mar
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Noteable events involving Gould include:
26 Feb 1944
The German submarine U-91 was sunk Northern Atlantic, in position 49º45'N, 26º20'W by the British frigates HMS Affleck (A/Cdr. C. Gwinner, DSO, RN (retired)), HMS Gore (Lt J. Reeves-Brown, RN) and HMS Gould (Lt D.W. Ungoed, RN). (see map)
1 Mar 1944
The German submarine U-358 in the North Atlantic north of the Azores, in position 45º46'N, 23º16'W, by depth charges from the British frigates HMS Gould (Lt. D.W. Ungoed, RN), HMS Affleck (A/Cdr. C. Gwinner, DSO, RN (retired)), HMS Gore (Lt. J.V. Reeves-Brown, RN) and HMS Garlies (Lt. R.L. Calpe, DSC, RN). (see map)