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HMS Drury was an Evarts-class destroyer escort laid down on February 12, 1942 and launched on July 24, the same year. It was transferred to the United Kingdom and served there for 2 years as HMS Drury K316 until it was transferred back in the United States of America on August 20, 1945. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 156 people on board. After the returning, the ship also served in the USA for a few months before being struck on November 16, 1945 and sold for scrapping the following year.