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Miscellaneous Photos of HRNLMS Mercuur (A 856), ex-HRNLMS Onverschrokken (M 886), ex-MSO-483, ex-AM-483

Courtesy of Pieter Bakels

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1. Mercuur

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Amsterdam, Holland
c. Late 1980s

3. Refitted as a torpedo workship

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9. This former British destroyer Mk 7, 40mm mount could
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Amsterdam
c. March 1990

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c. August 1994

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