HMS Winchester (1918) DD  (6th)

This the sixth ship to carry the name HMS Winchester was a W Class destroyer.

Built by White, laid down 25-May-1917, launched 01-Feb-1918 and completed 15-Mar-1918.

Used as a convoy escort with the Rosyth Escort Force on East coast convoys from May-1940.

Sold Mar-1946 and broken up at Inverkeithing.

Won the Battle Honours: North Sea 1940-44, English Channel 1943 and Atlantic 1944.

Other HMS Winchester
- 1st  HMS Winchester
- 2nd HMS Winchester
- 3rd HMS Winchester
- 4th HMS Winchester
- 5th HMS Winchester
- 6th HMS Winchester

- W Class (1917) DD
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This page last edited - 31 January, 2013.

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