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hms chatham 13.11.10

Post  friedalive on Sat Apr 20, 2013 4:21 am

visited hms chatham in 2010 when she visited her home town chatham,
HMS Chatham was a Batch 3 Type 22 frigate of the British Royal Navy. She has the rare honour of a motto in English; Up and at 'em, being the rallying cry of the Medway town football and rugby teams. The motto has subsequently been translated back into Latin as Surge et vince. She was decommissioned on 9 February 2011 Crying or Very sad
2 x Lynx Mk.8 helicopters (but only 1 Lynx in peace time). Armed with
4 x Sea Skua anti-ships missiles
2 x Sting Ray anti-submarine torpedoes
2 x Mk 11 depth charges
2 x Machine guns
2 x Sea Wolf anti air system (Total of 72 Sea Wolf missiles)
2 × Quad Harpoon missile launchers (total of 8 Harpoons)
2 x triple Magazine launched anti-submarine torpedo tubes (total of 36 torpedoes)
1 x 4.5 inch (114 mm) Mk.8 gun
2 × 20 mm GAM-BO1 guns
1 x Goalkeeper CIWS
NATO Seagnat Decoy Launchers



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Post  friedalive on Sat Apr 20, 2013 4:24 am

and shes got my old friend from my navy days the seawolf missle system which was being tested during my time



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