HMS Havant (1939) DD  (2nd)

This the second ship to carry the name HMS Havant was an H Class (1940) destroyer.

Built by White, for the Brazilian Navy (Javary), laid down 30-Mar-1938, bought 04-Sep-1939, launched 17-Jul-1939, and commissioned 19-Dec-1939.

Took part in evacuations from Dunkirk and was badly damaged by bombs, had to be sunk by HMS Saltash.

Won the Battle Honours: Dunkirk 1940 and Atlantic 1940.




Other HMS Havant
- 1st  HMS Havant
- 2nd HMS Havant

- H Class (1939) DD
- Specifications
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- Full Battle Honours

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This page last edited - 20 March, 2013.

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