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Destroyer histories. Royal naval Weapon Class destroyers. Destroyer website dedicated to the history of HMS Battleaxe, HMS Broadsword and HMS Scorpion from their launch to their participation in major wars also notice board for families of ex-crew of Weapon Class destroyers.
HMS Battleaxe  G.18 12th June 1945 Broken up at Blyth October 1964.
HMS Broadsword  G.31  5th February 1946 Broken up at Inverkeithing Ocotber 1968.
HMS Crossbow  G.96 20th December 1945 Broken up  at Briton Ferry January 1972.
HMS Scorpion G.64 (changed from Tomahawk ) 15th August 1946 Broken up 1971.

HMS Battleaxe

HMS Battleaxe.

Large 10" x 7" mounted photograph approx available.  Order photograph here Order Code  PHD351

HMS Broadsword

HMS Broadsword.

Original R A Fisk Postcard.  Price ?12.  Click here to order.    Order Code PHD353

HMS Broadsword, June 1950.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price ?25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2222

Original republished ? MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price ?5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2222

HMS Broadsword

HMS Crossbow

HMS Crossbow, June 1952.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price ?25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2223

Original republished ? MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price ?5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2223

HMS Crossbow, June 1952.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price ?25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2224

Original republished ? MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price ?5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2224

HMS Crossbow, August 1965.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price ?25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2225

Original republished ? MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price ?5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2225

HMS Crossbow pictured c.1945.

Original Postcard.  Photographer Unknown, published late 1940's.  Price ?15.  Click here to order.  Order Code  PHD286

HMS Crossbow. Contributed by email.

17 Mess, 1952. Sent in by John Winter.

Photo taken by Ord. Seaman Barry Mills.  If you can contact Barry Mills, please Contact John here 

17 Mess, 1952. Sent in by John Winter.

Photo taken by Ord. Seaman Barry Mills.  If you can contact Barry Mills, please Contact John here 

HMS Scorpion

HMS Scorpion, September 1947.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price ?25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2226

Original republished ? MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price ?5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2226

HMS Scorpion, September 1947.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price ?25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2227

Original republished ? MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price ?5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2227

ORIGINAL POSTCARD FOR SALE.  DONATED TOWARDS THE UPKEEP OF THIS SITE.

HMS Scorpion.

Original  Postcard. Published by Gale & Polden. Price ?8.  Click here to order.    Order Code PHD297