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Name: QUILLIAM
Type: Destroyer
Keel: 16/08/1940
Launched: 29/11/1941
Completed: 22/10/1942
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 633
Dimensions: 1692disp - 2411disp, 339.5 x 35.8 x 9.5(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, 36.0knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 4 x 1 x 4.7ins QF, 1 x 4 x 2pdr, 6 x 1 x 20mm guns;
2 x 4 x 21.0ins torpedoes, depth charges
History:
22/10/1942 British Royal Navy
21/11/1945 Royal Netherlands Navy; renamed BANCKERT
1957 Broken up
Comments: Member of the Q Class of destroyers
1957: Broken up at Burcht by Jos de Smedt


Above photo as QUILLIAM courtesy of Photoship

Above photo as BANCKERT copyright of Allan Green

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