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Yard No. 513
HMAS CANBERRA



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

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


Her last recorded name was CANBERRA

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

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