|Photographer:||Chris Howell [View profile]||Title:||HMS CONSORT D76||Added:||May 30, 2012|
|owned neg with copyright - R.A.Priest
scan with permission
20/4/1949 Severely damaged by artillery fire from Communist Chinese forces while attempting to take the sloop HMS Amethyst in tow, which was stranded in River Yangste. Repaired at Hong Kong.
1950-1953 Korea War Operations
including Inchon amphibious assault in 1950.
Returned to UK after 10 years service with the 8th Destroyer Squadron in the Far East.
1957 to reserve, reserved for sale to Iran which fell through.
14/3/1961 arrived Swansea fro breaking up completed by 3/5/1962.