HMS Carysfort (1945) DD  (5th)

This the fifth ship to carry the name HMS Carysfort was a Ca Class, destroyer.

Built by White, laid down 12-May-194, launched 25-Jul-1944, and commissioned 20-Feb-1945.

Took part in the last carrier strike of the war 04-May-1945.

At the end of WW2 the flotilla went to the East Indies. Then into Reserve 1946.

Mid 1950's modernised and rebuilt for ASW duties.

Sold 23-Oct-1970 and broken up at Newport.


Other HMS Carysfort
- 1st  HMS Carysfort
- 2nd HMS Carysfort
- 3rd HMS Carysfort
- 4th HMS Carysfort
- 5th HMS Carysfort

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This page last edited - 22 January, 2013.

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