HMS Urchin (R 99)
Destroyer of the U class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Vickers Armstrong (Barrow-in-Furness, U.K.)|
|Ordered||12 Jun 1941|
|Laid down||28 Mar 1942|
|Launched||8 Mar 1943|
|Commissioned||24 Sep 1943|
Reconstructed as Type 15 frigate during 1952-1954.
Scrapped at Troon in August 1967.
Commands listed for HMS Urchin (R 99)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. John Travis Beaufoy Birch, DSO, DSC, RN||9 Aug 1943||28 Jun 1944|
|2||Lt.Cdr. Archibald Ferguson Harkness, DSC, OBE, RD, RNR||28 Jun 1944||19 Sep 1945|
|3||Lt.Cdr. Denis Roy Newton Murdoch, RN||19 Sep 1945||mid 1946|
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