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GLAMORGAN (1966, Royal Navy)~b

photo-card, 5.5" x 3.5", 140mm x 90mm
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Product information

photo-card, no publisher stated, 

marking from album page on back, other vmf,

5.5" x 3.5", 140mm x 90mm (approx)

our ref: XRM137


County-class destroyer built by Vickers-Armstrong, Newcastle, that commissioned in to the Royal Navy in 1966 as HMS Glamorgan. In the Falklands War (1982) she was hit by a land-based Exocet missile, killing 14 of her crew. In 1986 she was sold to Chile and renamed Almirante Latorre. Decommissioned in 1998, she sank in the Pacific 4/2005 while being towed to the ship-breakers.

Technical specifications

Brand: unbranded
Condition: Used
Product Code: XRM137a

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