HMS ARGONAUT
HMS ARGONAUT

Battle Honours




Captain

Captain C.H. Layman LVO [DSO]
Ship's Complement
  x Officers
y Seamen
z Others Embarked
Displacement (tons)
  2,650 Standard
3,200 Full Load
Dimensions (feet [metres])
  372 x 41 [113.4 x 12.5]
Machinery
  2 sets geared steam turbines
30,000shp = 28 knots
Armament
  2 x 40mm Bofors AA guns
3 x Seacat system (GWS 22)
4 x MM.38 Exocet 2 x triple ASW torpedo tubes (STWS)
Aircraft
  1 Lynx
IN Memoriam

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Bibliography:
David Brown, "The Royal Navy and the Falklands War", Book Club Associates, 1987
Martin Middlebrook, "Operation Corporate", Viking, 1985
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