HMS Blenheim (4.221)
Destroyer Depot Ship
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Destroyer Depot Ship|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Scotts Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. (Greenock, Scotland)|
|Launched||8 Jan 1920|
Displacement: 16600 tons.
Initialy based at Iceland. Went to the Mediterranean in October 1943.
Scrapped at Barrow 16 March 1948.
Commands listed for HMS Blenheim (4.221)
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|1||A/Cdr. (emergency) Walter James Melrose, DSC, RN||25 Jul 1941||18 Nov 1941|
|2||Capt. Humphrey Benson Jacomb, RN||18 Nov 1941||26 Mar 1942|
|3||Capt. (retired) Charles Maurice Blackman, DSO, RN||26 Mar 1942||Aug 1945|
|4||A/Cdr. (retired) Wilmot Pynson Bennitt, DSC, RN||Aug 1945||mid 1946|
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