HMS Battleaxe (1947) DD  (2nd)

This the second ship to carry the name HMS Battleaxe was a destroyer.

Built by Yarrow Ltd, laid down 22-Apr-1944, launched 12-Jun-1945, and commissioned 23-Oct-1947.

Appeared at the Coronation Review 1953.

Arrived at Blyth 20-Oct-1964 for breaking up.


Other HMS Battleaxe
- 1st  HMS Battleaxe
- 2nd HMS Battleaxe
- 3rd HMS Battleaxe

- Weapon Class (1947) DD
- Specifications
- Ships
- Plans/Schematics
- Pictures
- Full Battle Honours

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This page last edited - 30 June, 2012.

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