HMS Broadsword (CA-47)

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HMS Broadsword’’’ (CA-47) is a Broadsword-class Heavy Cruiser within Eighth Fleet. Commanded by CAPTJG Rose Collins, ‘’Broadsword’’ claims Buckeye, Arizona as her charter city, and serves Arizona as its operating area.


‘’Broadsword’’ was first brought into commission in Sixth Fleet on 12 April 2012 under the command of then-CAPTJG David Bailey by BuShips Directive 1204-02. HMS Launched its first Pinnace on 23 August 2012 BuShips Directive 1208-04

‘’Broadsword’’ decommissioned and went to Active Reserve status in 2 October 2015 until its recommissioning in Eighth Fleet on 22 April 2017, when CAPTJG Rose Collins launched the [Broadsword] with 15 members from the Phoenix area.

The ship has participated in many activities over the years, typically the convention circuit around the Phoenix, AZ area.

Commanding Officers

# Name Assumed Relieved
1 CAPTJG David Bailey 12 April 2012 2 October 2015
2 CAPTJG Rose Collins 22 April 2017 Incumbent

Crew Lineage

  • 12 April 2012: Launched as HMS Broadsword.
  • 22 April 2017: Recommissioned in Eighth Fleet

Command Staff

  • Commanding Officer: CAPTSG Rose Collins
  • Executive Officer: CDR Alex Brender
  • Ship's Bosun: FSMCPO Jeffrey Kopff

Ship's Orders

NOTE: This Wiki is the authoritative source for orders per the Fourth Space Lord. All orders have been
provided by the issuing authority or the TRMN Announcements & Orders group on Facebook.

Ship's Orders are subordinate to, and expand upon or amplify Admiralty Orders, Naval Directives, and Eighth Fleet Orders. They are applicable to ‘’Broadsword’’ operations and personnel.

Order No. Effective Date Subject Status
HMS Broadsword Ship's Order xx-xx 1 September 2017 Place Holder for Future Orders Inactive


See Also

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