HMS Theseus (64)
Aircraft Carrier of the Colossus class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. (Govan, Scotland)|
|Ordered||7 Aug 1942|
|Laid down||6 Jan 1943|
|Launched||6 Jul 1944|
|Commissioned||9 Feb 1946|
HMS Theseus was completed after the end of the Second World War.
HMS Theseus was a Commando carrier during the Suez Crisis in November 1956. She went in reserve in 1957. Stricken 1960. Scapping commenced on 29 May 1962 at Inverkeithing.
Commands listed for HMS Theseus (64)
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|1||Capt. Thomas Marcus Brownrigg, DSO, OBE, RN||9 Oct 1945||31 Dec 1946|
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