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HMS Galatea (1961)

Pennant No: 
F18
Warship type: 
Warship class: 
Length: 
372 ft (113 m)
Beam: 
41 ft (12 m)
Draught: 
18 ft (5 m)
Nobis Mare Patria
Laid down: 
1961 December 29
Launched Date: 
1963 May 23
Commissioned: 
1964 April 25
Fate: 
Sunk as target
Builder: 
Swan Hunter
Displacement: 
2,450 tons
Complement: 
257
Propulsion: 
Twin oil-fired steam turbines, 30,000 HP (22 MW)
Speed: 
30 knots maximum
Range: 
8519km (4600nm)
Armament: 
Twin 4.5 inch (114 mm) guns (subsequently replaced by Ikara
anti-submarine missile launcher
2 × 40 mm anti-aircraft guns
Limbo antisubmarine mortar