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Name Official number Flag IMO
VANITY    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1918  03/05/1918  21/08/1918 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Destroyer  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Wm. Beardmore & Co. Ltd., Dalmuir Naval Constr Wk  570 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 1490 disp 95.1 m  9.4 m    3.2 m 
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
2-Screw, 2 Brown-Curtis single reduction geared turbines, 3 Yarrow boilers, oil, 27,000shp giving 34 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Admiralty     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Destroyer, V Class – G.37, G.19, D.28, L.38
October 1939 – July 1940 reconstructed to a WAIR AA Escort at Rosyth Dockyard and her Pennant number changed to L 38.

Battle Honours: NORTH SEA 1939 - ENGLISH CHANNEL 1943  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1947  Broken Up 04/03/1947 
Disposal Detail
Sold for BU on 4/3/1947 to Brunton at Grangemouth. 
 

 



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