The USS Kerala (NCC-1255) was a Federation starship, a Shepard-class vessel in Starfleet service in the 2250s decade. (DSC episodes: "The Vulcan Hello", "Battle at the Binary Stars"; ST reference:

Service historyEdit

On stardate 1207.3 (May 11, 2256), the Kerala participated in the Battle of the Binary Stars between Starfleet and a Klingon fleet, led by the fanatic T'Kuvma. (DSC episode: "Battle at the Binary Stars", ST reference:



Shepard-class starships
UFP seal USS GagarinUSS KeralaUSS RideUSS Sebrova Starfleet Command logo
Starships in the Federation-Klingon War of 2256-2257
Federation, Starfleet USS DiscoveryUSS KeralaUSS RideUSS SebrovaUSS SiouxUSS Ticonderoga UFP seal Starfleet Command logo
Federation Starfleet losses USS ClarkeUSS BuranUSS DanaUSS EarhartUSS EdisonUSS EuropaUSS GagarinUSS GlennUSS HooverUSS MurocUSS ShranUSS ShenzhouUSS T'Plana-HathUSS Yeager UFP seal Starfleet Command logo
Klingon Empire, Defense Force L'Rell's battlecruiserSarcophagus Klingon Empire
Klingon Empire losses Klingon cleave ship Klingon Empire


  • The ship may be named for the Kerala state in India on Earth.
  • Registry and class were revealed on

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