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HMS Scorpion (1937)  (9th)
River Gunboat

    
This the ninth ship to carry the name HMS Scorpion was a river gunboat.

Built by White, launched 20-Dec-1937, 209ft long, 34ft 6in wide and displacing 670 tons. Armed with 2 x 4in guns and 1 x 3.7in howitzer.

Sunk in action 13-Feb-1942 by Japanese destroyers in Banka Strait.

 

Other HMS Scorpion
- 1st  HMS Scorpion
- 2nd HMS Scorpion
- 3rd HMS Scorpion
- 4th HMS Scorpion
- 5th HMS Scorpion
- 6th HMS Scorpion
- 7th HMS Scorpion
- 8th HMS Scorpion
- 9th HMS Scorpion
- 10th HMS Scorpion
- 11th HMS Scorpion

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This page last edited - 18 April, 2013.

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