HMS Blackmore (L 43)
Escort destroyer of the Hunt (Type II) class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Class||Hunt (Type II)|
|Built by||A. Stephen & Sons Ltd. (Glasgow, Scotland)|
|Ordered||20 Dec 1939|
|Laid down||10 Feb 1941|
|Launched||2 Dec 1941|
|Commissioned||14 Apr 1942|
Sold to the Royal Danish Navy in 1952 and renamed Esben Snare.
Commands listed for HMS Blackmore (L 43)
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|1||Lt. Herbert Terrence Harrel, RN||3 Mar 1942||15 Dec 1943|
|2||Lt. Duncan Carson, RN||15 Dec 1943||6 Aug 1944|
|3||Lt. John Simon Kerans, RN||6 Aug 1944||early 1946|
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Notable events involving Blackmore include:
18 Jul 1952
Borrowed to Royal Danish Navy and renamed Esbern Snare. Scrapped 1966 in Ystad Sweden. (2)
- ADM 173/17337
- Personal communication
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.