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HMS Cardiff Royal Navy Ships Crest Lapel Pin (CARDIFF LAP)

Military Remembrance Pins

  • £600


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Wear this HMS Cardiff Ship Crest Lapel Pin with pride at any time of the year.

Made with High quality metals and enamels.

Ship Lapel Pin 23mm with a single safety brooch pin. 

Free UK Postage & Packaging

International postage will be added at checkout using Royal Mails current International Large Letter Tariffs

 

Name: HMS Cardiff
Namesake: Welsh capital city of Cardiff[1]
Builder: Vickers Shipbuilding and Engineering
Laid down: 6 November 1972
Launched: 22 February 1974
Commissioned: 24 September 1979
Decommissioned: 14 July 2005
Homeport: HMNB Portsmouth
Identification:
Motto:
  • Acris in cardine rerum
  • (Latin: "Keen in emergency")
Nickname(s): "The Welsh Warship"[2]
Honours and
awards:
Fate: Scrapped
Badge: Crest rimmed with golden rope bearing the word Cardiff at the top. On top of the crest is a crown decorated with jewels and golden sails. In the crest is a castle tower on ocean waves, the tower has a golden portcullis.

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