Allied Warships

HMS Gabbard (R 47)

Destroyer of the Battle class


HMS Gabbard after the Second World War

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeDestroyer
ClassBattle 
PennantR 47 
Built bySwan Hunter and Wigham Richardson Ltd. (Wallsend-on-Tyne, U.K.): Wallsend 
Ordered12 Aug 1942 
Laid down2 Feb 1944 
Launched16 Mar 1945 
Commissioned10 Dec 1946 
End service24 Jan 1957 
History

Sold to the Pakistani Navy on 24 January 1957 as Badr.

 

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