The First Euryalus a fifth rate 36 gun frigate 1803 - 1850

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The Second Euryalus a fourth rate 51 gun screw frigate 1853 - 1867

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The Third Euryalus a screw driven cruiser 1877 - 1897

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The Fourth Euryalus a Cressy Class armoured cruiser 1901 - 1920

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The Fifth Euryalus C42 Dido Class light cruiser 1941 - 1959

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The Sixth Euryalus F15 Leander Class anti-submarine frigate 1964 - 1989

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The Sixth Euryalus

List of Commanding Officers:

Year:  Officer:
1964 Captain K Lee-White MBE
1966 Captain DG Roome MVO
1968 Captain JWM Pertwee
1970 Captain RW Halliday DSC
1971 Captain DM Eckersley-Maslin
1973 Lieutenant Commander JGD Cunningham (Senior Officer in refit)
1976 Commander JCW Lock
1977 Commander DWW Burnside
1979 Commander JE Dykes
1982 Commander MA Rhodes
1984 Captain RJ Fisher
1985 Captain JFS Trinder
1987 Commander JPC Cardale

Officers Who Attained Flag Rank After Serving on The Sixth Euryalus:

Officer: Served: As:
Rear Admiral JA Trewby 1964-65 Midshipman
Rear Admiral CH Layman 1966-68 Lieutenant Commander
Vice Admiral Sir Roy Halliday 1970-71 Captain - CO (crossed the bar 2009)
Rear Admiral DM Eckersley-Maslin 1971-73 Captain - CO
Rear Admiral JM de Halpert 1978 Lieutenant
Rear Admiral HA Edelston 1978-80 Lieutenant
Rear Admiral NC Guild 1982-84 Lieutenant, 1987 as Commander

SHIP DETAILS:
The sixth Euryalus was a anti-submarine frigate built by Scotts Shipbuilding Engineering Co. Greenock.
Laid down: November 1961
Launched: 6 June 1963
Commissioned: 16 September 1964
Decommissioned: 1989
Length: 372ft
Beam: 41ft
Draught: 13 - 14ft
Displacement: Standard: 2350 tons
Full load: 2760 tons
Complement: 19 Officers
245 Ratings
Machinery:

2 x Babcock & Wilcox boilers (550 psi at 860°F)
2 shafts English Electric geared turbines 30,000 SHP

Speed: 30 knots
Armament: 
(on commissioning)
2 x 4.5 ins DP (1 twin turret) 
2 x 40 mm Bofors Mk 9 gun
1 x triple-barrelled Mk10 anti-submarine mortar
Armament: 
(after 1976)
IKARA anti-submarine missile launcher
2 quadruple SEACAT missile launchers
2 in and 3 in rocket launchers
2 x 40 mm Bofors Mk 9 gun
1 x triple-barrelled Mk10 anti-submarine mortar
Aircraft: 1 x Westland Wasp with anti-submarine torpedoes and (after 1976) air to surface missiles