HMS Goathland (L 27)
Escort destroyer of the Hunt (Type III) class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||Hunt (Type III)|
|Built by||Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. (Govan, Scotland)|
|Ordered||28 Jul 1940|
|Laid down||30 Jan 1941|
|Launched||3 Feb 1942|
|Commissioned||6 Nov 1942|
|End service||24 Jul 1944|
Heavily damaged by mines off Normandy on 24 July 1944, declared a constructive total loss and not repaired.
HMS Goathland is not listed as active unit in the October 1944 Navy List
Scrapped at Troon in February 1946.
Commands listed for HMS Goathland (L 27)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. Edward Nigel Pumphrey, DSO, DSC, RN||8 Sep 1942||25 Oct 1943|
|2||Lt. Breon George Buckle Bordes, DSC, RN||25 Oct 1943||mid 1944|
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