HMS Charybdis (1968) FF  (6th)

This the sixth ship to carry the name HMS Charybdis was one of the third batch of Type 12M Leander Class frigates.

Built by Harland & Wolff, launched 28-Feb-1968. Armed originally with 2 x 4.5in guns Seacat missiles and helicopter. (Later changed to Exocet and Seawolf missiles.

Appeared at the Silver Jubilee Review 1977.

Expended as a target 12-Jun-1993.


Other HMS Charybdis
- 1st  HMS Charybdis
- 2nd HMS Charybdis
- 3rd HMS Charybdis
- 4th HMS Charybdis
- 5th HMS Charybdis
- 6th HMS Charybdis

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This page last edited - 16 January, 2013.

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