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    Unknown O class sub

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    Tom(ADMIN)
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    Unknown O class sub

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Sun Jan 05, 2014 8:46 am

    Paul Holman (ex AMS member) sent me these photographs he took of an unknown O class boat during the Falklands Isles conflict during the early '80s. Any ideas as which boat it may be?






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    Re: Unknown O class sub

    Post  Deep Diver (Fred) on Sun Jan 05, 2014 4:19 pm

    This coming Saturday is the Truculent service in Chaterham, if I can I will ask some of the lads, one of them may have an idea.
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    Re: Unknown O class sub

    Post  david f on Mon Jan 06, 2014 9:31 am

    HMS Onyx was (I think) the only O class to go to the Falklands and still holds the record for duration of patrol for a conventional sub.

    When last I heard she was still at Barrow to be sent for scrap.

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