united kingdom Fleet Review: Ships of the Western Fleet

Torbay


26-jul-69    to    29-jul-69




Ships assembled off Torquay on 26 Jul 1969. HM Queen Elizabeth II, aboard HMY Britannia, reviewed the Fleet on 28 Jul and presented a new Colour aboard HMS Eagle. Ships dispersed on 29 Jul.


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DatesRotary Wing Aircraft UnitModels
    28jul69 UK 814 squadron Fleet Air Arm wessex
    28jul69 UK 820 squadron Fleet Air Arm wessex
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    28jul69 UK 826 squadron Fleet Air Arm wessex
    28jul69 UK 829 squadron Fleet Air Arm wasp
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    28jul69 UK 846 squadron Fleet Air Arm wessex
Not all models shown may have taken part in the Operation



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ClassesShips
Aircraft Carrier  Audacious class   Royal Navy R05 HMS Eagle,
Helicopter Carrier  Tiger conversion class   Royal Navy C99 HMS Blake,
Helicopter Carrier  Engadine class   Royal Fleet Auxiliary K08 RFA Engadine,
Guided-Missile Destroyer  County class   Royal Navy D06 HMS Hampshire, Royal Navy D19 HMS Glamorgan,
Frigate  Type 12 Rothesay class   Royal Navy F126 HMS Plymouth,
Frigate  Seawolf Leander class   Royal Navy F75 HMS Charybdis,
Frigate  Towed Array Exocet Leander class   Royal Navy F40 HMS Sirius, Royal Navy F42 HMS Phoebe,
Support Ship  Ness class   Royal Fleet Auxiliary A339 RFA Lyness,
Support Ship  Abdiel class   Royal Navy N21 HMS Abdiel,
Support Ship  OL class   Royal Fleet Auxiliary A124 RFA Olmeda,
Support Ship  Hecla class   Royal Navy A137 HMS Hecate,
Support Ship  Regent class   Royal Fleet Auxiliary A480 RFA Resource,


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