HMS Brazen (H80)

Casualty List

Navy: Royal Navy
Type: Destroyer
Class: B Class
Pennant: H 80 
Built by: Palmers Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd (Jarrow-on-Tyne, U.K.) 
Laid down: 22 Jul, 1929 
Launched: 25 Jul, 1930 
Commissioned: 8 Apr, 1931 
Complement: 138
Lost: 20 Jul, 1940 (Lt. Cdr. Culme-Seymour, Sir M., R. N.) was sunk off Dover by German aircraft. Loss of the ship reported. She was sunk while returning under tow, to port, Three planes were reported shot down. All the ship's crew were saved.
History: 15 Apr, 1940
The German submarine U-49 was sunk near Narvik  Norway in position 68.53N, 16.59E, by depth charges from the British destroyers HMS Fearless and HMS Brazen.

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