HMS Surprise (1945) FF  (13th)

This the thirteenth ship to carry the name HMS Surprise/Surprize was originally HMS Gerrans Bay a Bay Class frigate.

Built by Smith's Dock, launched 14-Mar-1945.

Renamed HMS Surprise 1945 and used as a despatch vessel.

Appeared at the Coronation Review 1953.

Arrived at Bo'ness for breaking up, 29-Jun-1965.


Other HMS Surprise
- 1st  HMS Surprize
- 2nd HMS Surprize
- 3rd HMS Surprize
- 4th HMS Surprize
- 5th HMS Surprize
- 6th HMS Surprise
- 7th HMS Surprise
- 8th HMS Surprise
- 9th HMS Surprise
- 10th HMS Surprise
- 11th HMS Surprise
- 12th HMS Surprise
- 13th HMS Surprise

- Bay Class (1944) FF
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This page last edited - 07 February, 2013.

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