HMS Partridge (1942) DD  (7th)

This the seventh ship to carry the name HMS Partridge was a P Class, destroyer.

Built by Fairfield, laid down, 03-Jun-1940, launched 05-Aug-1941, and commissioned 22-Feb-1942.

Mid-1942 to the Mediterranean for Malta convoy escort work.

Badly damaged Jun-1942 in action with Italian cruisers and destroyers.

Torpedoed and sunk by U-565 west of Oran 18-Dec-1942.

Won the Battle Honours: North Africa 1942 and Malta Convoys 1942.


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

- P Class (1941) DD
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This page last edited - 18 May, 2013.

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