Capt I H North (post DSC) and NP 1840, Capt M H G Layard (CBE) RN. Aircraft ferry. Req 14 April. Sailed 25 April. Ascension 5 May. TEZ 19 May, Harriers flown off. Hit by 2 Exocets 25 May and sank under tow 28 May.
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