Allied Warships

HNMS Van Galen (ii) (G 84)

Destroyer of the N class

NavyThe Royal Dutch Navy
TypeDestroyer
ClassN 
PennantG 84 
Built byWilliam Denny & Brothers (Dumbarton, Scotland) 
Ordered15 Apr 1939 
Laid down10 Jul 1939 
Launched17 Apr 1941 
Commissioned20 Feb 1942 
End service 
History

Stricken in October 1956.
Sold to be broken up for scrap on 8 February 1957.
Scrapped at Hendrik Ido Ambacht, Holland.

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Former nameHMS Noble

Commands listed for HNMS Van Galen (ii) (G 84)

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CommanderFromTo
1luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.) Francois Theodoor Burghard, RNN11 Feb 194219 Feb 1945
2luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.) François Louis Capel, RNN19 Feb 194520 Apr 1945
3luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.) Pieter Andréa Mulock van der Vlies Bik, RNN20 Apr 19457 Sep 1946

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The Kellys

Langtree, Christopher


Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.


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