• Short Summary

    H.M.S. ZULU WAS COMMISSIONED FOR SERVICE AT THE GLASCOW SHIPYARDS 17TH APRIL.

    PRESENT AT THE CEREMONY?

  • Description

    H.M.S. ZULU WAS COMMISSIONED FOR SERVICE AT THE GLASCOW SHIPYARDS 17TH APRIL.

    PRESENT AT THE CEREMONY WERE SOME MEMBERS OF THE SHIP'S COMPANY OF THE PREVIOUS ZULU - ONE OF THE FAMOUS TRIBAL CLASS DESTROYERS LOST DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR.

    THE ZULU (2,500 TONS) THE LAST OF THE PRESENT CLASS TO BE COMPLETE, IS EQUIPPED WITH TWO SEACAT CLOSE RANGE MISSILE SYSTEMS AND A WASP ANTI-SUBMARINE HELICOPTER. AFTER TRIALS IN HOME WATERS, SHE WILL JOIN THE 9TH FRIGATE SQUADRON EAST OF SUEZ.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3IGV6ZR0JWA7OIWDJ5XT1SNRE
    Media URN:
    VLVA3IGV6ZR0JWA7OIWDJ5XT1SNRE
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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