Royal Navy Type 23 Frigate HMS Montrose (F236) Fires Harpoon Anti-Ship Missiles
HMS Montrose - The Fighting Frigate
The Royal Navy's Type 23 Frigate HMS Montrose
HMS MONTROSE Fires SEA CEPTOR Air Defence Missile System
Royal Navy Type 23 Frigate HMS Montrose (F236) Fires Harpoon AntiShip Missiles
The current HMS Montrose is the eighth of the sixteen ship Type 23 or Duke class of frigates, of the Royal Navy, named after the Duke of Montrose. She was laid down in November 1989 by Yarrow Shipbuilders on the Clyde, and was launched on 31 July 1992 by Edith Rifkind, wife of Malcolm Rifkind, Secretary of State for Defence. She commissioned into service in June 1994.