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Type 23 Frigates

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 58732, tabled on 19 October 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, in which year each Royal Navy Type 23 frigate will be retired.

Answered on

22 October 2021

As the Rt Hon. Member is aware HMS Monmouth was decommissioned in June 2021, on current plans the remainder of the class will be incrementally retired before the last exit from service in 2035.

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