ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
HELFORD
Type
FRIGATE
Date
1943
Description
HMS Helford (K 252)
The Royal Navy
Built by: Hall Russell & Co. Ltd (Aberdeen, Scotland): Yarrow Shipbuilders Ltd. (Scotstoun, Scotland)

Yard Number: 770

River Class Frigate

Laid Down: 27 June 1942
Launched: 6 February 1943
Commissioned: 26 June 1943

Commanding Officers:
?? - 26 July 1943
Cdr. Charles George Cuthbertson, DSC, RNR
26 July 1943 - still in command in October 1945 according to the Navy List.

Arrived 29 June 1956 at Troon to be broken up.

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

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