Allied Warships

HMS Roebuck (H 95)

Destroyer of the R class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantH 95 
Built byScotts Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. (Greenock, Scotland) 
OrderedMay 1940 
Laid down19 Jun 1941 
Launched10 Dec 1942 
Commissioned10 Jun 1943 
End service 

Reconstructed as Type 15 frigate during 1952-1953.

Scrapped at Inverkeithing in August 1969.


Commands listed for HMS Roebuck (H 95)

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1Cdr. John Trevor Lean, DSO, RN15 Apr 1943Feb 1945
2Cdr. Christopher Douglas Bonham-Carter, RNFeb 1945Feb 1946

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British destroyers & frigates

Norman Friedman

Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

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