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Tribal Class (1938) DD
Ships

Ship Pennant
No
Commissioned Decommission/
Loss
Note:

Afridi

F07

03-May-1938 03-May-1940 Sunk by air attack off Namsos, Norway..

Ashanti

F51

21-Dec-1938 ? Sold 12-Apr-1949 for breaking up.

Bedouin

F67

15-Mar-1939 03-Jul-1942 Sunk.

Cossack

F03

07-Jun-1938 27-Oct-1941 Torpedoed and sunk by U-563.

Eskimo

F75

30-Dec-1938 ? Sold 27-Jun-1949 and broken up at Troon.

Gurkha

F20

21-Oct-1938 09-Apr-1940 Sunk by air attack off Stavanger.

Maori

F24

02-Jan-1939 12-Feb-1942 Sunk by air attack at Malta.

Mashona

F59

28-Mar-1939 28-May-1941 Sunk by air attack south west of Ireland..

Matabele

F26

25-Jan-1939 17-Jan-1942 Sunk torpedoed by U-454 in the Barents Sea.

Mohawk

F31

07-Sep-1938 16-Apr-1941 Sunk, torpedoed by Italian destroyer Tarigo.

Nubian

F36

06-Dec-1938 ? Sold 11-Jun-1949 for breaking up.

Punjabi

F21

29-Mar-1939 01-May-1942 Sunk in collision with battleship King George V.

Sikh

F82

12-Oct-1938 14-Sep-1942 Sunk by shore batteries off Tobruk.

Somali

F33

12-Dec-1939 24-Sep-1942 Sunk.

Tartar

F43

10-Mar-1939 ? Sold 06-Jan-1948 for breaking up.

Zulu

F18

07-Sep-1938 14-Sep-1942 Foundered while under tow, following an air attack.
To Tribal Class (1938) DD :
All pennant letters changed to G, 1940.
This page last edited - 29 January, 2013.

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