ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
TEST
Type
FRIGATE
Date
1942
Description
HMS TEST (K 239)
The Royal Navy

Yard Number: 765

River Class Frigate

Laid Down: 15 August 1941
Launched: 30 May 1942
Commissioned: 12 October 1942

Lent to the Royal Indian Navy May 1946 to April 1947 as NEZA.
Returned to the Royal Navy in April 1947.
25 February 1955 arrived at Faslane to be broken up.

Commanding Officers:
Lt.Cdr. Frank Bentley Collinson, RD, RNR (retired)
1 October 1942 - 5 May 1945
DSO awarded on 30 November 1943

A/Cdr. Thomas Stanley Lane Fox-Pitt, OBE, RN (retired)
5 May 1945 - 21 September 1945

Lt. Patrick Nicholas Joyce, RN
21 September 1945 - still in command in October 1945 according to the Navy List

Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Shipowner
Admiralty
Dimensions
length 283' x breadth 36' 6" x depth 17' 6"

  © 2006 - 2018 Aberdeen City Council