HMS Boxer (1942) LST  (7th)

This the seventh ship to carry the name HMS Boxer was a tank landing ship.

Built by Harland & Wolff and launched 12-Dec-1942.

One of three Mk1 LST's which were the first purpose built ships of the type.

Fitted as a fighter direction ship for the Normandy invasion 1944, then as a radar training vessel 1947.

Appeared at the Coronation Review 1953.

Sold 01-Dec-1958.

Won the Battle Honours: Sicily 1943, Salerno 1943 and Anzio 1944.


Other HMS Boxer
- 1st  HMS Boxer
- 2nd HMS Boxer
- 3rd HMS Boxer
- 4th HMS Boxer
- 5th HMS Boxer
- 6th HMS Boxer
- 7th HMS Boxer
- 8th HMS Boxer 

- LST Mk1 Class (1942)
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This page last edited - 02 December, 2012.

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