HMS Solebay (R 70)
Destroyer of the Battle class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Hawthorn Leslie & Co. (Hebburn-on-Tyne, U.K.)|
|Ordered||27 Apr 1942|
|Laid down||3 Feb 1943|
|Launched||22 Feb 1944|
|Commissioned||11 Oct 1945|
|End service||Apr 1962|
Decommissioned in April 1962. She became a harbour training ship in Portsmouth before finally being broken up in Troon in August/September 1967.
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Commands listed for HMS Solebay (R 70)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. George Ian Mackintosh Balfour, RN||3 Jul 1945||10 Jan 1946|
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