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Name: WARWICK
Type: Destroyer
Keel: 10/03/1917
Launched: 28/12/1917
Completed: 18/03/1918
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 496
Dimensions: 1100disp, 312.0 x 29.5 x 9.0ft
Engines: 2 x steam turbines, 27000shp
Engines by: Brown-Curtis, Glasgow
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 34.0knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 4 x 1 x 4ins QF, 2 x 2pdr QF guns, 2 x 3 x 21ins torpedoes
History:
18/03/1918 British Royal Navy
20/02/1944 Sank
Comments: Member of the W Class
20/02/1944: Sunk by torpedo from U-Boat U413 off Trevose Head, Cornwall