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  • C52 HMS Bermuda

    UK Royal Navy




    1942 to 1962    



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    Call Sign: GCQP


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    History of UK C52 HMS Bermuda

    1938-nov-30Laid downYard No 568
    1939-sep-4Ordered
    1941-sep-11Launched
    1942-aug-21Commissioned
    1953-aug-13DeploymentGRoff Zakynthos Zakynthos Great Kefalonia Earthquake relief departed Malta, to Zakynthos with Dragonfly WG719/901-HF and WG722/902-HF on deck
    1956Refitmajor refit at Hebburn
    1960-augPort VisitHMD Devonport Navy Days 1960 Ship open to visitors at Plymouth Navy Days 1960.
    1962-julDecommissioned
    1965-aug-26Fate: scrappedBriton Ferry by Wards, at Briton Ferry

    Specifications

       

        from Fiji class
    8525light (tn)
    10450full load (tn)
    169.30length (m)
    18.90beam (m)
    5draught (m)
    6000range (nm)
    31max speed (knots)
    72000power (shp)
    4Naval Engine boilers

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    Landing platform only. No hangar
    UK Royal Navy Westland dragonfly 02

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    UK John Brown, Clydebank



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