HMS Alaunia (F 17)
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||John Brown Shipbuilding & Engineering Company Ltd. (Clydebank, Scotland)|
|Launched||7 Feb 1925|
On 25 August 1939 the passenger ship Alaunia of the Cunard White Star Ltd., Liverpool was requisitioned by the Admiralty and converted to an armed merchant cruiser.
On 8 December 1944 she was sold to the Admiralty and converted to a repair ship. This conversion was completed in August 1945 and she was stationed at Devonport. Sold for scrap in September 1957 and scrapped at Blyth.
Commands listed for HMS Alaunia (F 17)
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|1||Capt. Herbert John Anchor, OBE, RNR||17 Jul 1945||Apr 1946 (1)|
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