HMS Swift (G 46)
Destroyer of the S class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||J.S. White & Co. (Cowes, U.K.)|
|Ordered||9 Jan 1941|
|Laid down||12 Jun 1942|
|Launched||15 Jun 1943|
|Commissioned||6 Dec 1943|
|Lost||24 Jun 1944|
HMS Swift (Lt.Cdr. John Ronald Gower, RN) was mined and sunk in support of the D Day landings off Sword Beach. Sank around 0800am.
Commands listed for HMS Swift (G 46)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. John Ronald Gower, RN||11 Oct 1943||24 Jun 1944|
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