HMS Volage (R 41)
Destroyer of the V class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||J.S. White & Co. (Cowes, U.K.)|
|Ordered||1 Sep 1941|
|Laid down||31 Dec 1942|
|Launched||15 Dec 1943|
|Commissioned||26 May 1944|
Reconstructed as Type 15 frigate during 1952-1953.
Scrapped in 1965.
Commands listed for HMS Volage (R 41)
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|1||Cdr. Lawrence George Durlacher, OBE, RN||23 Mar 1944||Aug 1945|
|2||Cdr. Reginald Trevor Paul, RN||Aug 1945||late 1946|
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Notable events involving Volage include:
10 Feb 1945
HMS Terrapin (Lt. R.H.H. Brunner, RN) participated in A/S excercises off Trincomalee together with HMS Volage (Cdr. L.G. Durlacher, OBE, RN) and HMS Vigilant (Lt.Cdr. L.W.L. Argles, RN). (2)
- ADM 173/18891
- ADM 173/19892
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.