|Name:||PAKENHAM launched as ONSLOW|
|Builder:||R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd|
|Dimensions:||1690disp - 2250disp, 328.8 x 35.0 x 9.0(draft)ft|
|Engines:||2 x Steam turbines, SR geared, Parsons type, 40000shp|
|Engines by:||R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Newcastle|
|Propulsion:||2 x Screws, 36.8knots|
|Armament:||5 x 1 x 4.0ins QF, 1 x 4 x 2pdr guns; 1 x 4 x 21.0ins torpedoes|
|04/02/1942||British Royal Navy|
|Comments:||A member of the P Class of War Emergency Destroyers|
|16/04/1943: Damaged by gunfire from Italian MTBs off Marsala. Abandoned & scuttled|
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