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Name: HURON
Type: Destroyer
Keel: 15/07/1941
Launched: 25/06/1942
Completed: 28/07/1943
Builder: Vickers-Armstrong Ltd
Yard: High Walker
Yard Number: 40
Dimensions: 1927 - 2559disp, 364.7 x 36.5 x 9.0(draft)ft
Engines: 2 x steam turbines, SR geared, 44430hp
Engines by: Parsons
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 36.0knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 3 x 2 x 4.7ins, 1 x 2 x 4.0ins, 1 x 4 x 2pdr guns
1 x 4 x 21ins torpedoes, depth charges
History:
28/07/1943 Royal Canadian Navy
20/08/1965 Broken up
Comments: A member of the TRIBAL Class
20/08/1965: Broken up at La Spezia