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  HMS Bulwark
The second HMS Bulwark was a 74-gun frigate that took part in the blockade of Rochefort in 1813 and fought in the British-American War in 1814-15.
Bulwark was laid down at Chatham on 8th March 1859, but construction was suspended in the same month.
The fourth HMS Bulwark was a wooden 121-gun ship-of-the-line launched on 7th March 1860 at Pembroke.
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 Royal Navy - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
He also was the main force behind the development of the HMS Dreadnought, the first all big gun ship and possibly one of the most influential ships in naval history.
HMS Conqueror is the only nuclear-powered submarine to have engaged an enemy ship with torpedoes, sinking the Argentine cruiser ARA General Belgrano.
HMS Invincible the former flagship of the Royal Navy
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 Naval Technology - LPD(R) Albion Class - Landing Platform Dock
HMS Albion was launched in March 2001, commissioned in June 2003 and declared fully operational in April 2004.
HMS Bulwark was launched in November 2001 and entered service in December 2004.
In July 2006, HMS Bulwark supported operations in the evacuation of UK nationals from Beirut during the conflict involving Israel and the Lebanon.
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 Albion Class Landing Platform Dock Replacement (LPD(R)s)
Bulwark was laid down on January 27th 2000 and following the launch of RFA Wave Knight in September 2000, the assembly began on the superbeth alongside Albion.
A further milestone in the project was reached on November 15th 2001 with the launch of HMS Bulwark.
Above: The bow section of HMS Bulwark (L15) is transported to the slipway.
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 Warships Magazine - LEBANON CRISIS SPECIAL
HMS Bulwark at sea 'East of Suez' during her current deployment.
HMS Illustrious left Gibraltar for the Lebanon at 9.00am on 16 July, leaving behind tearful relatives of her sailors, who had flown to Gib from the UK.
The Type 42 destroyer HMS Gloucester (D96), which deployed with the Illustrious at the beginning of the year, was somewhat closer to the action than the carrier or Bulwark.
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 Navy Matters | Albion Class LPD(R)
The "keel" of HMS Albion was symbolically laid down on 23rd May 1998 and 5 of the 7 large block modules she's assembled from were constructed in the covered Devonshire Dock Hall before being moved out for assembly on the slipway.
HMS Albion finally put to sea to begin her Phase 1 of Contractors Sea Trials on 16 December 2002, and was handed over to the Royal Navy at Devonport on 4 April 2003 and formally commissioned by the Princess Royal on 19 June 2003.
HMS Albion and HMS Bulwark also each carry four Landing Craft Vehicle and Personnel Mark 5 (LCVP Mk 5), 12 were ordered from FBM Babcock Marine Ltd at the Rosyth Royal Dockyard, near Edinburgh, on the 6 August 2001 in a contract valued at £9 million.
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 Navy News - Jack to Jack - Calling Old Shipmates - B   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
HMS Bulwark, Albion and Centaur Association is looking for Royal Navy, Royal Marines, Royal Artillery or other HM Forces who served on board any of the light fleet carriers to join the association.
HMS Brilliant: A website has been set with the aim of getting back in touch with shipmates from her first commission to her return from the South Atlantic in 1982.
HMS Bulwark: Brian Mitchell is seeking old shipmates from HMS Bulwark, first commission as a commando carrier in 1960, the occupants of 2A 1E mess which was the boys mess that commission.
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 HMS Ocean (L12) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
HMS Ocean (centre right) in a 5-country multinational fleet, during Operation Enduring Freedom in the Oman Sea.
The sixth HMS Ocean (L12) of the Royal Navy is a Landing Platform, Helicopter carrier, the only one in its class.
HMS Ocean is the adopted ship of the City of Sunderland.
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 HMS Bulwark (L15) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
HMS Bulwark departed the UK in January 2006 for a six month East of Suez maiden deployment.
HMS Bulwark then headed for the northern Persian Gulf to become the flagship of Task Force 158, providing security for Iraqi oil platforms.
At the start of the summer of 2006 HMS Bulwark was near Spain.
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 The River Mersey - The Royal Navy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
In 2003 the two patrol boats: HMS Charger (P292) and HMS Biter (P270) visited as part of the Battle of the Atlantic Celebrations.
In 2003 the mine sweeper HMS Walney (M104) visited as part of the Battle of the Atlantic Celebrations.
HMS Albion returned to Canada Dock in the Summer of 2006 at the same time as several tall ships.
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 HMS Bulwark Assumes Duties as Flagship in North Persian Gulf
HMS Bulwark Assumes Duties as Flagship in North Persian Gulf
“HMS Bulwark was designed as a Commando Assault and Command ship, but these capabilities can be adapted to provide a secure base from which to run a diverse range of activities, from numerous boat groups operating over a large swathe of the sea to hosting a variety of coalition specialists and their equipments.
Bulwark, homeported in Plymouth, left the United Kingdom in January for a seven-month deployment east of Suez.
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Bulwark will use her eight landing craft and specialist boarding teams to protect a wide area while the ship herself will provide a base from which the Iraqi Navy and Iraqi Marines can operate their boats.
The strength of a coalition is that it clearly demonstrates the support and commitment from around the world, and underlines the importance we all place on security and stability in the
Bulwark will work closely with these coalition partners and the Iraqi Navy and Marine Corps to provide security for these two critical infrastructures.
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 Royal Navy - Wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
However, there was some significant construction, such as that of HMS Ark Royal and the Nelson class of battleships.
Commissioned (surface) ships of the Royal Navy are accorded the prefix HMS, which stands for Her Majesty's Ship (or His Majesty's Ship), for example HMS Ark Royal.
It was initially based in HMS Warrior, a land base in Northwood, Middlesex.
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 Warships Magazine - WAR ON TERROR SPECIAL
Aside from the assault ship HMS Bulwark (see below), with other elements of 3 Cdo Bde embarked, the Royal Navy Fleet Flagship the aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious will also be deploying to the waters of the region.
The British assault ship HMS Bulwark (L15) took command of a key anti-terrorist task group in the Gulf on February 28.
As Bulwark was entering the Gulf, in the western Al Anbar Province of Iraq four helicopters carrying Iraqi soldiers and US Marines broke a pre-dawn silence and inserted into the small town of Akran, signalling the start of a counter-insurgency operation.
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 HMS Bulwark (L15) | THG Lexikon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
Die HMS Bulwark (L15) ist das zweite amphibische Landungsschiff (LPD) der Albion-Klasse der britischen Marine.
Sie ersetzt mit ihrem Schwesterschiff HMS Albion die Landungsschiffe HMS Intrepid und HMS Fearless aus den 1950er Jahren.
Beim Bau der HMS Bulwark profitierte man von den Erfahrungen die bereits mit der HMS Ocean gesammelt werden konnten.
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 Royal Navy sailing for Lebanon
The Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious and landing ship HMS Bulwark have been ordered to 'make ready' to sail to Lebanon.
It is reported that UK ministers are considering plans to evacuate UK citizens who are trapped there due to the Israeli naval blocade of Lebanese ports and the closure of Beirut airport on 13th July after Israeli airstrikes.
HMS Bulwark is currently off the coast of Spain and HMS Illustrious is in Gibraltar.
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 Royal Navy - Wikipedia Mirror
The most notable being HMS Pickle, the former Bermudian merchantman that carried news of victory back from Trafalgar.
The only significant victory was in June 1813 when HMS Shannon defeated and captured USS Chesapeake.
Commissioned (surface) ships of the Royal Navy are accorded the prefix HMS which stands for Her Majesty's Ship (alternatively, His Majesty's Ship), for example HMS Ark Royal.
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 HMS BULWARK ASSUMES DUTIES AS FLAGSHIP IN NORTH ARABIAN GULF | Government from AllBusiness.com
Bulwark will use her eight landing craft and specialist boarding teams to protect a
The strength of a coalition is that it clearly demonstrates the support and commitment from around the world, and underlines the importance we all place on security and stability in the Northern Gulf." Before arriving in the NAG, Bulwark's crew conducted MSO further south.
HMS Bulwark, homeported in Plymouth, left the United Kingdom in January for a seven-month deployment east of Suez.
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 Naval Fleet - ARRSEpedia
HMS Albion (L14) HMS Bulwark (L15) HMS Ocean (L12)
HMS Cornwall (F99) HMS Cumberland (F85) HMS Campbeltown (F86) HMS Chatham (F87)
HMS Nelson - HMNB Portsmouth HMS Drake - HMNB Devonport, Plymouth HMS Neptune - HMNB Clyde, near Glasgow HMS Heron - RNAS Yeovilton HMS Seahawk - RNAS Culdrose HMS Collingwood - Maritime Warfare School and WE training HMS Sultan - MEM/AEM training base, Survival School HMS Raleigh - Basic training and SandS trade training.
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 HMS BULWARK ASSUMES DUTIES AS FLAGSHIP IN NORTH PERSIAN GULF | Government from AllBusiness.com
HMS BULWARK ASSUMES DUTIES AS FLAGSHIP IN NORTH PERSIAN GULF
HMS Bulwark (L15), the Royal Navy's most modern and versatile warship, assumed duties Feb. 28 from USS Cape St. George (CG 71) as the flagship for the Royal Navy staff which leads Combined Task Force 58 (CTF 58), a multinational coalition that conducts maritime security operations (MSO) in the North Persian Gulf.
Bulwark will use her eight landing craft and specialist boarding teams to protect a wide area, while the ship
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The HMS Bulwark (L15) is the second amphibious landing ship (LPD) of the Albion class of the British navy.
It replaces the landing ships HMS Intrepid and HMS Fearless with its sister ship HMS Albion from the 1950er years.
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 Assault Ships
Other Assault ships included are HMS Ocean, HMS Albion and HMS Bulwark.
HMS Albion at the Trafalgar 200 Fleet Review, June 2005.
HMS Bulwark at the Trafalgar 200 Fleet Review, June 2005.
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 Trafalgar 200 Fleet Review
Royal Navy Icebreaker A171 HMS Endurance, with its distinctive red hull and with the Queen on board for the review, passes HMS Illustrious.
Charles de Gaulle, HMS Iron Duke and USS Saipan, with a Tall ship in the foreground.
HMS Bulwark with RFA Fort George on the right and RFA Fort Victoria on the left at the Trafalgar 200 Fleet Review, June 2005.
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