Allied Warships

RHS Pindos (L 65)

Escort destroyer of the Hunt (Type III) class

NavyThe Royal Hellenic Navy
TypeEscort destroyer
ClassHunt (Type III) 
PennantL 65 
Built bySwan Hunter and Wigham Richardson Ltd. (Wallsend-on-Tyne, U.K.): Wallsend 
Ordered28 Jul 1940 
Laid down3 Apr 1941 
Launched5 Nov 1941 
Commissioned27 Jun 1942 
End service 
History

Transferred to the Royal Hellenic Navy before completion and renamed Pindos.
Returned to the Royal Navy in 1959.
Scrapped in 1960.

 
Former nameHMS Bolebroke

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Noteable events involving Pindos include:


22 Aug 1943
German U-boat U-458 was sunk in the Mediterranean south-east of Pantelleria, Italy, in position 36°25'N, 12°39'E, by depth charges from the British escort destroyer HMS Easton and the Greek escort destroyer Pindos.


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