H.M.S. Finisterre


Type............................. Destroyer Royal Navy

Class............................ Battle

Penant.......................... R55

Built By....................... Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co (Govan, Scotland)

Laid down.................... 8th December 1942

Launched..................... 22nd June 1945

Commissioned............ 11th September 1945

Complement................ 250 men  (approx)

Maximum speed.......... 36 knots (approx)

Displacement............... 3430 BRT (approx)

Dimensions.................. Length 379 feet

..................................... Breadth 40 feet

End of Service............. Unknown Scrapped 12th June 1967 at Dalmuir.

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