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HMS Eglinton |
Laid Down : 8th June 1939
Launched : 28th December 1939
Completed : 28th August 1940
Type : Destroyer
Class : Hunt
Builder : Vickers
Country : UK
Pennants : L87, F87
Fate : Scrapped 28th May 1956.
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HMS Eglinton, July 1955.
Timeline Entries :
28th December 1939 - Pennant L87
28th December 1939 - Launched
20th May 1940 - Cdr. Emile Frank Verlaine Dechaineux, RAN
17th August 1941 - Cdr. Charles Arthur de Winton Kitcat, RN
16th May 1942 - Lt.Cdr. Joseph Mansergh Palmer, RN
21st February 1944 - Lt.Cdr. Frank Maclear Graves, RN
6th June 1944 - Participated in the Normandy Landings
November 1944 - Capt. Jocelyn Stuart Cambridge Salter, DSO, OBE, RN
26th June 1945 - Lt.Cdr. Charles Douglas Theodore Williams, RN
28th May 1956 - Broken up at Blyth
Database Currently Holds : 6278 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 16:39, March 19, 2011
By : jbryce1437
First Added : 12:58, December 9, 2010
By : kc
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