HMS GLAMORGAN
HMS GLAMORGAN

Battle Honours




Captain

Captain M.E. Barrow [DSO]
Ship's Complement
  x Officers
y Seamen
z Others Embarked
Displacement (tons)
  5,440 Standard
6,200 Full Load
Dimensions (feet [metres])
  520 x 54 [158.5 x 16.5]
Machinery
  2 sets geared steam turbines
2 G6 gas turbines
30,000shp + 15,000shp = 32.5 knots
Armament
  2 x 4.5in (114mm) Mark 6
dual-purpose (surface/AA) guns
2 x 20mm Oerlikon AA guns
1 x Seaslug 2 system (GWS 10)
2 x Seacat system (GWS 22)
4 x MM.38 Exocet
Aircraft
  1 Wessex 5
1 Wessex 3
(destroyed 12 June, replaced by an additional Wessex 5)
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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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