Allied Warships

HMS Hatherleigh (L 53)

Escort destroyer of the Hunt (Type III) class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeEscort destroyer
ClassHunt (Type III) 
PennantL 53 
Built byVickers Armstrong (Newcastle-on-Tyne, U.K.): Parsons 
Ordered28 Jul 1940 
Laid down12 Dec 1940 
Launched18 Dec 1941 
End service 

Transferred to the Royal Hellenic Navy before completion and renamed Kanaris.
Returned to the Royal Navy in 1959.
Scrapped in 1960.

Career notesTo the Royal Hellenic Navy as Kanaris

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