Allied Warships

HMS Zebra (R 81)

Destroyer of the Z class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantR 81 
Built byWilliam Denny & Brothers (Dumbarton, Scotland) 
Ordered12 Feb 1942 
Laid down14 May 1942 
Launched8 Mar 1944 
Commissioned13 Oct 1944 
End service 

Scrapped at Newport 12 February 1959.  

Former nameHMS Wakeful

Commands listed for HMS Zebra (R 81)

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1Lt.Cdr. Edward Copson Peake, RN15 Aug 1944late 1945

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British destroyers & frigates

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

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