HMS Milne (G14)
HMS Milne on completion, 1942
|Laid down:||24 January 1940|
|Launched:||30 December 1941|
|Commissioned:||6 August 1942|
|Fate:||Sold to Turkish Navy on 27 April 1959, renamed Alp Arslam|
|Acquired:||27 April 1959|
North Africa (1942-43)
|Class & type:||M-class Destroyer|
|Displacement:||1,920 tons standard|
|Length:||362 ft (110 m)|
|Beam:||37 ft (11 m)|
|Draught:||10 ft (3.0 m)|
|Propulsion:||2 boilers, 2 shaft geared turbines,
|Speed:||36 knots (67 km/h)|
HMS Milne (G14) was a M-class destroyer of the Royal Navy which served during World War II. She was built by Scotts, of Greenock, laid down 24 January 1940, launched 30 December 1941 and completed 6 August 1942. During the war she saw service in the Mediterranean and Arctic theatres. Following World War II Milne was transferred to the Turkish Navy in 1959 as Alp Arslan.
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