HMS Black Prince (81)
Light cruiser of the Bellona class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Harland & Wolff (Belfast, Northern Ireland)|
|Ordered||4 Sep 1939|
|Laid down||1 Dec 1939|
|Launched||27 Aug 1942|
|Commissioned||30 Nov 1943|
Loaned to the Royal New Zealand Navy on 1 July 1946.
Commands listed for HMS Black Prince (81)
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|1||Capt. Dennis Marescaux Lees, DSO, RN||21 Aug 1943||29 Apr 1945|
|2||Capt. Gerald Vaughan Gladstone, RN||29 Apr 1945||1 Jul 1946|
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Notable events involving Black Prince include:
- ADM 173/18166
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.