HMS Wessex (1951)  (3rd)

This the third ship to carry the name HMS Wessex was a drillship.

Originally HMS Derg, a River Class (1942) frigate, Built by Robb, launched 07-Jan-1943.

Used as a drillship from 1951 and renamed HMS Wessex.

A short time later, renamed HMS Cambria.

Arrived at Newport for breaking up Sep-1960.


Other HMS Wessex
- 1st  HMS Wessex
- 2nd HMS Wessex
- 3rd HMS Wessex
- 4th HMS Wessex

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This page last edited - 20 March, 2013.

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