RHS Kanaris (L 53)
Escort destroyer of the Hunt (Type III) class
|Navy||The Royal Hellenic Navy|
|Class||Hunt (Type III)|
|Built by||Vickers Armstrong (Newcastle-on-Tyne, U.K.): Parsons|
|Ordered||28 Jul 1940|
|Laid down||12 Dec 1940|
|Launched||18 Dec 1941|
|Commissioned||10 Aug 1942|
Transferred to the Royal Hellenic Navy before completion and renamed Kanaris.
|Former name||HMS Hatherleigh|
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Notable events involving Kanaris include:
18 Mar 1944
Collided with the British cruiser Hawkins. No casualties. (2)
- ADM 173/17714
- Personal communication
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.