HMS Ravager (D 70)
Escort Carrier of the Attacker class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Seattle-Tacoma Shipbuilding Corp. (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||11 Apr 1942|
|Launched||16 Jul 1942|
|Commissioned||25 Apr 1943|
|End service||26 Feb 1946|
Transferred to the Royal Navy under lend-lease.
Commands listed for HMS Ravager (D 70)
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|1||A/Capt. Alec Anderson Murray, RN||28 Dec 1942||16 May 1944|
|2||A/Capt. George Vivian Barnett Faulkner, RN||16 May 1944||23 Oct 1945|
|3||Capt. Charles Richard Vernon Pugh, RN||23 Oct 1945||???|
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Notable events involving Ravager include:
25 May 1945
HMS Safari (Lt.Cdr.(Retd.) J.R.G. Harvey, RN) conducted attack exercises for the C.O.Q.C. (Commanding Officers Qualifying Course) in the Clyde area during which HMS Ravager (A/Capt. G.V.B. Faulkner, RN), HMS Westcott (A/Lt.Cdr. E.P. Reade, DSC, RN) and HMS Shikari (Lt. E.A. Tyrer, DSC, RN) served as targets. (2)
- ADM 173/19949
- ADM 173/19532
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.