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HMS Cardiff - World Naval Ships Directory

HMS Cardiff

Name : HMS Cardiff
Laid Down : 6th November 1972
Launched : 22nd February 1974
Completed : 24th September 1979
Type : Destroyer
Class : Sheffield
Builder : Vickers
Country : UK
Pennants : D108
Fate : Launched by Vickers and completed by Swan Hunter Ltd, Hebburn.

Timeline Entries :


24th September 1979 - Launched
24th September 1979 - Pennant D108
6th October 2000 - Arrived off Belize to provide hurricane relief efforts after Hurricane Keith.
3rd May 2001 - Arrived Cardiff
7th December 2001 - Arrived Devonport
12th December 2001 - Arrived Portsmouth
17th December 2001 - Arrived Portsmouth
18th December 2001 - Arrived Portsmouth
19th December 2001 - Arrived Portsmouth
14th January 2002 - Portsmouth
15th January 2002 - Portsmouth
8th February 2002 - Portsmouth
12th February 2002 - Devonport
13th February 2002 - Devonport
14th February 2002 - Devonport
15th February 2002 - Devonport
18th February 2002 - Devonport
1st March 2002 - Devonport
7th March 2002 - Devonport
12th March 2002 - Devonport
13th March 2002 - Devonport
15th March 2002 - Devonport
20th March 2002 - Devonport
22nd March 2002 - Devonport
10th May 2002 - Portsmouth
13th May 2002 - Portsmouth
16th May 2002 - Cardiff
16th May 2002 - Cardiff
7th June 2002 - Gibraltar
10th June 2002 - Gibraltar
29th June 2002 - Leith
17th July 2002 - Portsmouth
19th July 2002 - Portsmouth
2nd October 2002 - Devonport
8th October 2002 - Gibraltar
3rd April 2003 - Plymouth
4th April 2003 - Portsmouth
19th June 2003 - Portsmouth
3rd July 2003 - Cardiff
12th July 2003 - Zeebrugge
15th July 2003 - Portsmouth
28th July 2003 - Portsmouth
1st August 2003 - Portsmouth
25th September 2003 - Devonport
2nd October 2003 - Portsmouth
6th October 2003 - Portsmouth
7th October 2003 - Portsmouth
8th October 2003 - Portsmouth
9th October 2003 - Portsmouth
10th October 2003 - Portsmouth
17th October 2003 - Cardiff
24th October 2003 - Portsmouth
3rd November 2003 - Portsmouth
4th December 2003 - Portsmouth
12th December 2003 - Portsmouth
2004 - Still in service with the Royal Navy 2004
17th February 2004 - Plymouth Sound
18th February 2004 - Plymouth Sound
19th February 2004 - Devonport
19th February 2004 - Plymouth Sound
20th February 2004 - Devonport
23rd February 2004 - Devonport
25th February 2004 - Plymouth Sound
26th February 2004 - Plymouth Sound
27th February 2004 - Devonport
27th February 2004 - Plymouth Sound
1st March 2004 - Plymouth Sound
2nd March 2004 - Plymouth Sound
3rd March 2004 - Plymouth Sound
4th March 2004 - Devonport
4th March 2004 - Plymouth Sound
5th March 2004 - Devonport
8th March 2004 - Plymouth Sound
9th March 2004 - Plymouth Sound
10th March 2004 - Plymouth Sound
11th March 2004 - Plymouth Sound
12th March 2004 - Portsmouth
21st March 2004 - Plymouth Sound
22nd March 2004 - Plymouth Sound
24th March 2004 - Plymouth Sound
25th March 2004 - Plymouth Sound
26th March 2004 - Portsmouth
8th May 2004 - Tema, Ghana
10th September 2004 - Valparaiso
10th December 2004 - Portsmouth
9th February 2005 - Devonport
10th February 2005 - Plymouth Sound
11th February 2005 - Portsmouth
15th February 2005 - Plymouth Sound
16th February 2005 - Plymouth Sound
17th February 2005 - Plymouth Sound
18th February 2005 - Devonport
21st February 2005 - Plymouth Sound
22nd February 2005 - Plymouth Sound
23rd February 2005 - Plymouth Sound
24th February 2005 - Devonport
2nd March 2005 - Plymouth Sound
4th March 2005 - Portsmouth
9th March 2005 - Devonport
25th March 2005 - Catania
1st April 2005 - La Spezia
17th April 2005 - Barcelona
20th May 2005 - Souda Bay
28th May 2005 - Rota
June 2005 - Participated in Trafalgar 2005
9th June 2005 - Rota
16th June 2005 - Portsmouth
27th June 2005 - Spithead
30th June 2005 - Portland UK
6th July 2005 - Cardiff Farewell Visit
13th July 2005 - Plymouth Sound
14th July 2005 - Portsmouth
15th July 2005 - Portsmouth Decommission

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Last edited : 18:33, March 7, 2011
By : jbryce1437

First Added : 17:07, January 27, 2011
By : kc

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