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D32 HMS Camperdown at Plymouth
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No: 16314   Contributor: John Southall   Year: 1957   Manufacturer: Fairfield, Govan, United Kingdom   Country: United Kingdom
D32 HMS Camperdown at Plymouth

Battle class Destroyer D32 HMS Camperdown tied up at the Plymouth Navy Days about 1957ish.
Camperdown was built by Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Company and launched 8/2/1944 commissioned 18/6/1945.
In 1962 she was put on the disposals list but sadly, with no buyers, she was scrapped at Faslane in 1970.
Picture added on 13 January 2011 at 10:03
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I have an original photograph of HMS Camperdown transiting the Kiel - Canal (Germany) in June 1958 when I was serving on board her. Am willing to contribute this for free use if anyone is interested.

Added by Mac on 10 July 2015.
I also served on Camperdown at this time we passed through the Kiel Canal to visit Kiele Woche and tied up at the Tirpitz Mole

Added by Brian Risbriudger on 02 January 2017.
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