Allied Warships

HMS Cossack (ii) (R 57)

Destroyer of the Co class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantR 57 
Built byVickers Armstrong (Newcastle-on-Tyne, U.K.) : Parsons 
Ordered12 Sep 1942 
Laid down18 Mar 1943 
Launched10 May 1944 
Commissioned4 Sep 1945 
End service 

Scrapped at Troon on 1 March 1961


Commands listed for HMS Cossack (ii) (R 57)

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1Lt.Cdr. Gordon Thomas Seccombe Gray, DSC, RNMay 194520 Sep 1945
2Capt. Hugh Waters Shelley Browning, DSC, OBE, RN20 Sep 1945Mar 1946

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British destroyers & frigates

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

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