HMS Wrangler (R 48)
Destroyer of the W class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Vickers Armstrong (Barrow-in-Furness, U.K.)|
|Laid down||23 Sep 1942|
|Launched||30 Dec 1943|
|Commissioned||14 Jul 1944|
Reconstructed as Type 15 frigate during 1951-1952.
Sold to South Africa on 29 November 1956 being renamed Vrystaat. Paid off into reserve in 1963. Expended as a submarine target on 14 April 1976.
Commands listed for HMS Wrangler (R 48)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. Derek William Austin, RN||10 Apr 1944||26 Mar 1945|
|2||Lt.Cdr. Edgar George Warren, RN||26 Mar 1945||21 Oct 1946|
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