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HMS Contest (1945) DD  (10th)

    
This the tenth ship to carry the name HMS Contest was a Co Class, destroyer.

Built by White, laid down 01-Nov-1943, launched 16-Dec-1944 and commissioned 05-Nov-1945.

The first all welded construction destroyer for the Royal Navy.

Appeared at the Coronation Review 1953.

Arrived for breaking up 02-Feb-1960.

 

Other HMS Contest
- 1st  HMS Contest
- 2nd HMS Contest
- 3rd HMS Contest
- 4th HMS Contest
- 5th HMS Contest
- 6th HMS Contest
- 7th HMS Contest
- 8th HMS Contest
- 9th HMS Contest
- 10th HMS Contest

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This page last edited - 28 August, 2012.

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