Allied Warships

HMS Hargood (K 582)

Frigate of the Captain class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeFrigate
ClassCaptain 
PennantK 582 
Built byBethlehem-Hingham Shipyard Inc. (Hingham, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down27 Oct 1943 
Launched19 Dec 1943 
Commissioned7 Feb 1944 
End service 
History

Assigned USN penant DE 573 but not named.

Returned to the USN on 23 February 1946. Scrapped.

 
Former nameDE 573

Commands listed for HMS Hargood (K 582)

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CommanderFromTo
1Cdr. Peter Graeme MacIver, DSO, RD, RNRMar 1944Feb 1945
2Cdr. John Pringle, RNFeb 194528 Jul 1945
3T/A/Lt.Cdr. Stirling Gordon, RNVR28 Jul 1945early 1946

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Media links


The Captain Class Frigates in the Second World War

Collingwood, Donald


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