HMS Bruiser (1942) LST  (6th)

This the sixth ship to carry the name HMS Bruiser/Bruizer was a tank landing ship.

Built by Harland & Wolff, launched 24-Oct-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.

Sold 1946.

Won the Battle Honours: Sicily 1943, Salerno 1943, Anzio 1944, Atlantic 1944, South France 1944  and Aegean 1944.



Other HMS Bruiser/Bruizer
- 1st  HMS Bruiser
- 2nd HMS Bruiser
- 3rd HMS Bruiser
- 4th HMS Bruiser
- 5th HMS Bruiser
- 6th HMS Bruiser
- 7th HMS Bruiser

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

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