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Name Official number Flag IMO
JAVELIN    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1939  21/12/1938  10/06/1939 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Destroyer  Steel Steam Turbine 1 Mast 
Builder Yard Yard no
John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank Clydebank  557 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1690std /  / 2370disp 365ft  35ft    9ft 
Engine builder John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank
Engine detail
Parsons turbines supplied by 2 Admiralty boilers driving twin screws 40000shp, 36 knots. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Royal Navy      
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
5th Destroyer Flotilla 1940. Lost bow and stern in action off Plymouth but was repaired and returned to service.
Crew subject of a mutiny in 1945 in Greek waters.
 
Remarks
J Class destroyer. Pennant Nos. F61, G61.

see: http://forums.clydemaritime.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=38660 
End year Fate / Status
1949  Broken Up 11/06/1949 
Disposal Detail
Sold for breaking which was undertaken at Troon in November 1949.  
 

 



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