For other uses, see Barnard.

The USS Barnard (NCC-10007) was a 24th century Federation starship, a M'Benga-class rescue/hospital ship.


This vessel entered Starfleet service on reference stardate 2/8708, and remained in active service until at least the 2360s decade. (FASA RPG module: Star Trek: The Next Generation Officer's Manual)

The name of the hospital ship continued in the 2370s with a later vessel, the Rigel-class USS Barnard. (Last Unicorn RPG module: The Price of Freedom)



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M'Benga-class class VII rescue/hospital starships
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The Barnard was named, like the other ships of its class, for Human doctors and medical scientists of history. This vessel was named for Christiaan Barnard, performed the first heart transplant operation.