Précis of activities of the 8th Superb 1949

 

 

 

31 October,1943                 Superb Launched at Wallsend-on-Tyne

16 November, 1945             Commissioned

August 1957                        De-commissioned

8 August 1960                     Scrapped                            

 

Captain  Alan K. SCOTT-MONCRIEF

 

 

29 January 1949 at Sheerness HMS SUPERB taking on fresh water

 

4 February 1949 at Portland HMS SUPERB refuelling 

 

23 February 1949 off Gibraltar engaged in exercises with HMS Vanguard and HMS Reward

 

25 March 1949 at Sheerness HMS SUPERB refuelling.

 

4 May 1949 at Great Nore HMS SUPERB taking on Naval Stores

 

13 May 1949 at Invergordon HMS SUPERB refuelling.

 

28 June 1949 at Portland HMS SUPERB refuelling.