Allied Warships

HMS Charity (R 29)

Destroyer of the Ch class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantR 29 
Built byThornycroft (Southampton, U.K.) 
Ordered24 Jul 1942 
Laid down9 Jul 1943 
Launched30 Nov 1944 
Commissioned19 Nov 1945 
End service 

Sold to the Pakistan in 1958 being renamed Shah Jehan  

Commands listed for HMS Charity (R 29)

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1Lt.Cdr. Richard Herbert Calcraft Wyld, DSC, RN1 Jul 1945

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

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