Allied Warships

HNoMS Newport (G 54)

Destroyer of the Town class

NavyThe Royal Norwegian Navy
TypeDestroyer
ClassTown 
PennantG 54 
Built byFore River 
Ordered 
Laid down25 Aug 1917 
Launched16 Dec 1917 
CommissionedMar 1942 
End serviceJun 1942 
History

Commissioned from March 1942 to June 1942 on loan from Royal Navy, then returned.

 
Former nameHMS Newport (G 54)

We don't have any commands listed for HNoMS Newport (G 54)


You can help improve this page
Click here to Submit events/comments/updates for this vessel.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve this ships page.

Notable events involving Newport include:


6 Mar 1942
HrMs O 10 (Lt. Baron D.T. Mackay, RNN) participated in A/S exercises off Lough Foyle together with HNoMS Newport (Cdr. R. Brusgaard, RNorN). (1)

Media links


Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

Sources

  1. File 2.12.03.6379 (Dutch Archives, The Hague, Netherlands)

Return to the Allied Warships section