The NNS Bonny at the Nigerian War Museum
|Name:||HMS Gifford (P3111)|
|Commissioned:||30 June 1954|
|Fate:||Sold in 1968 to Nigeria|
|Class and type:||Ford class seaward defence boat|
|Length:||117 ft 3 in (35.74 m)|
|Beam:||20 ft (6.1 m)|
|Draught:||6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)|
Their names were all chosen from villages ending in -ford. This boat was named after Gifford[disambiguation needed]. She was launched on 30 June 1954 and sold to Nigeria in 1968. Renamed NNS Bonny, she fought in the Nigerian Civil War against Biafra. She was decommissioned in 1983.
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