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Defence (11 Jan 2018)

Andrew Bowie: ...the forces. I apologise in advance for this rather long list, but it is important to underline how much equipment is being purchased and built by the Government for the forces of the Crown. The Royal Navy saw HMS Queen Elizabeth being commissioned, the Prince of Wales being named, five offshore patrol vessels start their build, and steel being cut for the first Type 26 frigate, HMS...

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: HMS Ajax (8 Dec 2015)

Lord West of Spithead: To ask Her Majesty’s Government when they expect HMS Ajax to be launched at Barrow.

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Astute Class Submarines (8 Dec 2015)

Lord West of Spithead: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the build time for HMS Agamemnon and HMS Ajax will be shorter than that planned for HMS Anson.

Defence (Navy) Estimates, 1965–66: Navy Estimates (11 Mar 1965)

Hon. Grenville Howard: ...V and Mark II helicopters and others are not doing a magnificent job. We need helicopters from everywhere that we can get them. Reference has been made to Wasps. I was lucky enough to be in H.M.S. "Ajax" when her captain returned in a Wasp from a conference. I was able to see the recovery aboard a frigate. It was an interesting experience. We must be careful not to run down equipment...

British Flyers Make Idlewild Gasp: Royal Navy's 806TH Squadron Stages Stunts that Startle Even Field Attendants (8 Mar 1949)

Mr James Thomas: ...cruisers, I see on page 7 of the First Lord's statement a most ominous reference to one cruiser which has either been sold to a foreign Power or is about to be sold. May I ask the Civil Lord a very direct question as to whether that cruiser is H.M.S. "Ajax"? The Parliamentary Secretary promised us an answer at the end of July. It is high time we had one, and I hope we shall get it from...

British Flyers Make Idlewild Gasp: Supplementary Reserve (8 Mar 1949)

Mr. J. P. L. Thomas: I should like an answer to my question about H.M.S. "Ajax."

Oral Answers to Questions — Antarctica (U.S.a. Communication) (3 Nov 1948)

Mr David Gammans: Does that mean that Argentina and Chile are meanwhile still illegally occupying British territory; and are the Government still considering selling H.M.S. "Ajax" to Chile?

Orders of the Day — Nationalisation (2 Nov 1948)

Mr David Gammans: of the middle classes by 20 per cent., and that is admitted in the White Paper. We are selling our assets abroad, ranging from the sale of Argentine railways to the threat of selling H.M.S. "Ajax" to the Chileans. But we can only pawn the furniture once. Father Christmas can do quite well for a time if he is in alliance with Bill Sykes. The trouble is that he cannot keep it up....

Oral Answers to Questions — Royal Navy: Warships Sold to Foreign Governments Since 1945. (30 Jun 1948)

Sir Allan Noble: asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Admiralty whether he has any further statement to make on the negotiations regarding the transfer of H.M.S. "Ajax" to the Government of Chile; and if the date of transfer has yet been fixed.

Oral Answers to Questions — Royal Navy: Ships (Transfers to Foreign Governments) (23 Jun 1948)

...the strength of feeling in this country against the sale of His Majesty's ships to countries still occupying British territory in the Antarctic, and especially against the possible sale of H.M.S. "Ajax" to the Chilean Government? In addition, has the hon. Gentleman any statement to make about the later stages of negotiations in regard to that ship?

Orders of the Day — Supply: Navy Estimates, 1947–48 (18 Mar 1947)

Mr Ronald Ross: ...the war. But there are other things which do not fill me with such enthusiasm. Apparently, the Admiralty have picked out all the ships with the most historic records to give away, or lend. The "Ajax" and "Achilles" are to be sold to India. If they have to go I suppose that they had better be sold, but it is hard when we think of the achievements of the "Ajax" at the River Plate. Then...

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