HMS Derwent (L83)

Casualty List

Navy: Royal Navy
Type: Escort destroyer
Class: Hunt (Type III) 
Pennant: L 83 
Built by: Vickers Armstrong (Barrow) 
Laid down: 29 Dec, 1940 
Launched: 22 Aug, 1941 
Commissioned: 24 Apr, 1942 
Complement: 168
End service: 19 March 1943 Heavily damaged  by a torpedo from a German Ju.88 aircraft in Tripoli harbour, Libya. She was beached and eventually returned to England but was never repaired or returned to service. Scrapped in November 1946. 

Return to List