HMS Empire Arquebus (F 170)
Landing Ship Infantry of the Empire Battleaxe class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Landing Ship Infantry|
|Built by||Consolidated Steel (Wilmington, U.S.A.)|
|Launched||16 Nov 1943|
|Commissioned||25 Jul 1944|
|History||Completed as Empire Arquebus for the MoWT in January 1944.|
Converted to an LSI(L) in 1944
Renamed HMS Cicero in early 1945.
Commands listed for HMS Empire Arquebus (F 170)
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|1||A/Cdr. (retired) Rupert Christopher Oswald Hill, RN||28 Jul 1944||24 Feb 1945|
|2||A/Capt. Auberon Charles Alan Campbell Duckworth, DSO, DSC, RN||24 Feb 1945||late 1945|
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