HMS Royalist (89)
Light cruiser of the Bellona class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Scotts Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. (Greenock, Scotland)|
|Ordered||4 Sep 1939|
|Laid down||21 Mar 1940|
|Launched||30 May 1942|
|Commissioned||10 Sep 1943|
Transferred to Royal New Zealand Navy on 9 July 1956.
Returned to the Royal Navy in 1967.
Commands listed for HMS Royalist (89)
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|1||Capt. Markham Henry Evelegh, RN||25 May 1943||28 Jun 1944|
|2||Capt. John Graham Hewitt, DSO, RN||28 Jun 1944||Dec 1944|
|3||Capt. Wilfred Geoffrey Brittain, RN||Dec 1944||late 1945|
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