HMS Quentin (G78)
|Built by:||J. S. White & Co. (Cowes, U.K.)|
|Laid down:||25 Sep, 1940|
|Launched:||5 Nov, 1941|
|Commissioned:||15 Apr, 1942|
|Lost:||2 Dec, 1942 Sunk by 2 torpedoes from Italian Torpedo aircraft, Western Mediterranean 40 miles N. of Cape Bon, Tunisia|
The German submarine U-162 was sunk in the Caribbean Sea near Trinidad, in position (c 12.21'N, 59.29'W), by depth charges from the British destroyers HMS Vimy, HMS Pathfinder and HMS Quentin.
28 Nov, 1942