Allied Warships

HMS Highway (F 141)

Dock landing ship of the Casa Grande class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeDock landing ship
ClassCasa Grande 
PennantF 141 
Built byNewport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co. (Newport News, Virginia, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down23 Nov 1942 
Launched19 Jul 1943 
Commissioned19 Oct 1943 
End service23 Apr 1946 
History

Lend-Lease built in the United States for the Royal Navy.
Returned to the United States on 23 April 1946.
Sold to be broken up for scrap on 17 December 1948.

 

Commands listed for HMS Highway (F 141)

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CommanderFromTo
1T/Lt. William Andrew Haley, RNROct 19435 Nov 1943
2T/A/Lt.Cdr. Robert Archibald Vallings, DSC, RNR5 Nov 194311 Apr 1945
3A/Cdr. Clifford Edgecombe, RD, RNR11 Apr 194526 Dec 1945

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