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Type 23 Frigate HMS Monmouth Sails for the Middle East

Pictured is “The Black Duke” normally known as HMS Monmouth as she powers through the water at the start of her deployment to the Middle East.

The Type 23 frigate stopped at Gibraltar enroute to pick up vital stores and equipment before heading for her 6 month deployment. Monmouth will be conducting Maritime Security Operations & Counter Piracy Operations in the area.