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Pakistani Navy destroyer 'Jahangir' of 1946
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No: 21786   Contributor: David T. Jackson   Year: 1962   Manufacturer: J. Samuel White, Cowes, United Kingdom   Country: Pakistan
Pakistani Navy destroyer 'Jahangir' of 1946

P.N.S. "Jahangir" (2,560 tons full load displacement, built by J. Samuel White & Co., Cowes) at Karachi in November 1962. She was laid down on 1st February 1944 as C-class destroyer H.M.S. "Craccher" but was renamed "Crispin" prior to completion on 10th July 1946. She was sold to Pakistan in 1956 & refitted by John. I. Thorneycroft, Southampton, before being commissioned as P.N.S. "Jahangir" (D168) on 18th March 1958; she was renumbered D162 in 1963 & eventually sunk as target practice for missiles in February 1982.
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