Yard No. 513
HMAS CANBERRA

built by John Brown Clydebank in 1928

(CANBERRA)

HMAS CANBERRA

Yard Number 513, was named CANBERRA when launched on Tuesday, 31/05/1927 by John Brown Clydebank , for Royal Australian Navy.

Her last recorded name was CANBERRA

She is recorded as having sank on 09/08/1942

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1928
Ship Type: Cruiser
Tonnage: 9850 disp
Length: 630 feet
Breadth: 68 feet extreme
Draught: 17 feet
Owner History:
Royal Australian Navy

Additional Information:
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