HMS Empire Battleaxe (F 161)
Landing Ship Infantry of the Empire Battleaxe class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Landing Ship Infantry|
|Built by||Consolidated Steel (Wilmington, U.S.A.)|
|Launched||12 Jul 1943|
|Commissioned||25 Jul 1944|
|History||Completed as Empire Battleaxe for the MoWT in October 1943.|
Converted to an LSI(L) in 1944.
Renamed HMS Donovan in 1945.
Commands listed for HMS Empire Battleaxe (F 161)
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|1||Lt. Philip Henry Grieves, RNR||19 Jul 1944||mid 1945|
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