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by Brian Corijn
Sun Feb 16, 2020 10:34 am
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: V and W class destroyers (Destroyer flotillas)
Replies: 4
Views: 5775

Re: V and W class destroyers (Destroyer flotillas)

Hi Jordi,

These ships were all converted to AA escort vessels.
On completion of their conversion they were usually not assigned to destroyer flotilla's but to east coast commands (such as Rosyth, Nore, Humber, etc, etc.) for east coast escort duties.

Kind regards,
Brian Corijn
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by Brian Corijn
Tue Feb 04, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Galatea
Replies: 6
Views: 6335

Re: HMS Galatea

Hi Guys, According to the logbooks of HMS Naiad (ADM 53/114757) and HMS Euryalus (ADM 53/114250) it were indeed these two cruisers that were in company with HMS Galatea. The logbook of HMS Naiad mentions that the destroyer screen was detached half an hour before HMS Galatea was torpedoed. They were ...