HMS Hilary (F 22)
Ocean boarding vessel
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Ocean boarding vessel|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Built by||Cammell Laird Shipyard (Birkenhead, U.K.)|
|Launched||17 Apr 1931|
|Commissioned||25 Jan 1941|
Passenger / cargo vessel completed in August 1931. Requisitioned by the Admiralty in October 1940. Displacement: 7403 GRT. Dimensions: 129.3 x 17.1. Armament: 2 6" guns (2x1), 1 12pdr AA gun, 4 .303" MG AA (4x1). Speed: 14 knots.
Became a headquarters ship in 1943.
Returned to her owner in March 1946.
Commands listed for HMS Hilary (F 22)
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|1||Cdr. Trevor Lewis Owen, RD, RNR||14 Oct 1940||mid 1942|
|2||Capt. (retired) Sir James Francis Paget, RN||1 May 1943||1 Mar 1945|
|3||T/A/Lt.Cdr. E C Turner, RNR||1 Mar 1945||mid 1945|
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