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HMS Wager (1944) DD  (3rd)

    
This the third ship to carry the name HMS Wager was a W Class (1943), destroyer.

Built by John Brown on the Clyde, laid down 20-Nov-1942, launched 01-Nov-1943, and commissioned 14-Apr-1944.

On commissioning formed part of the 27th Destroyer Flotilla. Went to the Eastern Fleet in the Indian Ocean Nov-1944. Then Jan-1945 to the British Pacific Fleet until the end of the war.

Sold to Yugoslavia 1956 and renamed Pula.

Withdrawn from service 1971.

Won the Battle honours: East Indies 1944 and Okinawa 1945.

 

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- 2nd HMS Wager
- 3rd HMS Wager

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This page last edited - 14 May, 2013.

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