HMAS CANBERRA

HMAS CANBERRA
built by John Brown Clydebank,
Yard No 513

Last Name: CANBERRA
Propulsion: Steam turbine 80000hp-31.5 knots
Launched: Tuesday, 31/05/1927
Built: 1928
Ship Type: Cruiser
Tonnage: 9850 disp
Length: 630 feet
Breadth: 68 feet extreme
Draught: 17 feet
Owner History:
Royal Australian Navy
Status: Sunk - 09/08/1942
Web site: http://www.clydesite.co.uk/clydebuilt/warships/vessel.asp?id=10471
Remarks:
Previous update by Stuart Cameron
Previous update by Paul Strathdee War loss
torpedoed off Savo in Pacific by Japanese warship and finally sunk by USS ELLET.
Photo supplied by Bruce Biddulph
Previous update by Paul Strathdee

Last updated: by Stuart Cameron from the original records by Stuart Cameron




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