Active Service History

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From To Details Comments
1972 Launched -Built by Vosper Thornicroft Shipbuilders at Woolston,Southampton
1977 Commisioned -Long delay between launch & Commisioning due to financial wrangling between VT & the MOD
1978 Deployment to East coast USA & Canada
1979 Escorted Royal Yacht Britannia on a 5 month tour of the Middle East
1980 3-month West Indies Guardship
Nov 1981 1982 Armilla Patrol Gulf of Oman
1982 Falklands War
1983 Falklands Guardship
1984 West Indies /USA
1985 1986 Major Refit Devonport
1987 Armilla Patrol Gulf of Oman
1987 Exercise Purple Warrior – West Scotland
1990 1991 West Indies Guardship/USA
1992 1993 Falkland island guardship and West Indies Guardship/USA
1993 1994 West Indies/USA
23rd Sept 1993 Sold to Pakistan Navy – PNS SHAH JAHAN
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