'Fleet Submarine' (SSN

 

Type:
Churchill Class

'Fleet Submarine' SSN

Pennant No.:
S50

Laid Down:
15th May 1968.
Vickers, Barrow-in-Furness.

Commissioned:
16th October 1971.
Cdr. S. Fry.

Commander:
Jan. 1970
XO (1st Lt) Lt. Cdr. J.P.B. O'Riordan.
1971 - ????
Cdr. S. Fry.
1974 - ????
Cdr. A. Buchanan.
1982 - ????
Cdr. R.T.N. Best.
???? - ????
Cdr. D. Conley.

Complement:
103
13 Officers and 90 Ratings.

Service Career:
1971 - 1976
3rd Sqdn, Faslane.
1976 - 1978
Refit - Chatham.
1978 - 1984
3rd Sqdn, Faslane.
(1979 Deployed to Aust/WI TG)
(1982 Falklands)
1984 - 1986
Refit - Devonport.
1986 - 1992
3rd Sqdn, Faslane.


Fate:
Decommissioned 10th April 1992.
Preserved as a museum at Devonport.