Allied Warships

HMAS Hawkesbury (K 363)

Frigate of the River class

NavyThe Royal Australian Navy
TypeFrigate
ClassRiver 
PennantK 363 
Built byMorts Dock & Enginering Co. Ltd. (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) 
Ordered16 Aug 1941 
Laid down24 Aug 1942 
Launched24 Jul 1943 
Commissioned5 Jul 1944 
End service 
History

Decommissioned to reserve in May 1947.
Recommissioned in July 1952.
Decommissioned to reserve on 14 February 1955.
Sold to be broken up for scrap 15 February 1972.

 

Commands listed for HMAS Hawkesbury (K 363)

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CommanderFromTo
1Lt.Cdr. Howard Joseph Weston, RANR(S)11 Mar 19445 Jul 1945
2A/Lt.Cdr. Ian Kitchener Purvis, RAN5 Jul 194516 Apr 1946

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