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Re-commissioned at Devonport on 30 April, 1935 for service with the {{UK-DF|5}} of the [[Home Fleet]].{{NLJul37|p. 237}}
  
 
==Captains==
 
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Leslie Swain Saunders|nick=Leslie S. Saunders|appt=3 September, 1934{{NLOct35|p. 238}}|end=}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=George Vivian Barnett Faulkner|nick=George V. B. Faulkner|appt=4 July, 1936{{NLJul37|p. 237}}|end=}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Harry Robert Graham|nick=Harry R. Graham|appt=31 July, 1939{{UBAllyWarship|4379}}|end=10 December, 1940{{UBAllyWarship|4379}}}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{CommRN}}|name=Richard Edmund Hyde-Smith|nick=Richard E. Hyde-Smith|appt=10 December, 1940{{UBAllyWarship|4379}}|end=February, 1941{{UBAllyWarship|4379}}}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=Edmund Neville Vincent Currey|nick=Edmund N. V. Currey|appt=February, 1941{{UBAllyWarship|4379}}|end=1 December, 1942{{UBAllyWarship|4379}}}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=Edward Copson Peake|nick=Edward C. Peake|appt=1 December, 1942{{UBAllyWarship|4379}}|end=mid 1944{{UBAllyWarship|4379}}}}
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{{Tenure|rank={{LCommRN}}|name=Home Ronald Archibald Kidston|nick=Home R. A. Kidston|appt=30 October, 1944{{UBAllyWarship|4379}}|end=11 December, 1945{{UBAllyWarship|4379}}}}
 
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Latest revision as of 09:54, 16 September 2019

H.M.S. Escapade (1934)
Builder: Scotts Shipbuilding and Engineering Company
Launched: 30 Jan, 1934[1]
Broken up: 1947[2]
H.M.S. Escapade was one of eighteen "E" and "F" Class destroyers completed for the Royal Navy.

Service

Re-commissioned at Devonport on 30 April, 1935 for service with the Fifth Destroyer Flotilla of the Home Fleet.[3]

Captains

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1922–1946. p. 38.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1922–1946. p. 38.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 237.
  4. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 238.
  5. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 237.
  6. Uboat.net page on the ship.
  7. Uboat.net page on the ship.
  8. Uboat.net page on the ship.
  9. Uboat.net page on the ship.
  10. Uboat.net page on the ship.
  11. Uboat.net page on the ship.
  12. Uboat.net page on the ship.
  13. Uboat.net page on the ship.
  14. Uboat.net page on the ship.
  15. Uboat.net page on the ship.


"E" and "F" Class Destroyer
"E" Class Leader
  Exmouth  
Destroyers
  Echo Eclipse Electra Encounter  
  Escapade Escort Esk Express  
"F" Class Leader
  Faulknor  
Destroyers
  Fame Fearless Firedrake Forester  
  Foresight Fortune Foxhound Fury  
<– "C" and "D" Class Destroyers (UK) "G", "H" and "I" Class –>