British Royal Navy HMS Unicorn, S-43, last British Navy`s diesel-electric submarine
HMS Unicorn was the last of the Upholder class, last submarine to be built by Cammell Laird. Laid down in February 1989; launched on April 16 ,1982; commissioned June 25, 1983. On October 16th 1994 Unicorn carried out the very last dive by a British diesel electric submarine with the Flag Officer Submarines (FOSM), Vice Admiral Roger Lane-Nott, aboard. Paid off 1995 after only 478 days in commission.
Admiral Sir Hugo White, the Commander-in-Chief Fleet signaled "As the flotilla now moves into the all-nuclear age, HMS Unicorn has in her short commission upheld to the very end the finest traditions of her forebears".
Leased to Canada and renamed HMS Windsor (SSK 877).

Image Country Year Description
Zambia 2001 HMS Unicorn,S-43, 1992 (Upholder class)
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