The Old RAN

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Postby MichaelB » 14 Apr 2019 11:23

Rare shot of Hobart and her stern anti aircraft gun mounting
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Postby MikeJames » 17 Apr 2019 18:50

HMAS Stuart (I) leaving harbour

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Postby MikeJames » 19 Apr 2019 20:01

HMAS Darwin during operation Damask in 1992 preparing to board a merchant ship.

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Postby MikeJames » 20 Apr 2019 09:10

Another Darwin shot. In this shot HMAS Yarra escorts HMAS Darwin into Sydney Harbour on 8 November 1985. This was Yarra's last time entering the harbour, she paid off soon after.

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Postby MichaelB » 25 Apr 2019 11:26

A couple of golden oldies.
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Postby MikeJames » 25 Apr 2019 13:09

HMAS Vendetta in a heavy swell.

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Postby MikeJames » 28 Apr 2019 15:21

Bow and stern of HMAS Derwent.

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Postby MikeJames » 05 May 2019 17:44

HMAS Hobart (I) being towed to the breakers.

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Postby MichaelB » 06 May 2019 11:03

Towed out by a Bustler I notice.
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Postby MikeJames » 07 May 2019 12:56

Q-class destroyer HMAS Quickmatch (G92) at the time of being commissioned in the Royal Australian Navy.

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Postby MikeJames » 10 May 2019 19:43

HMA Ships Brisbane and Hobart

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Postby MikeJames » 18 May 2019 18:38

The Town-class cruiser HMAS Adelaide entering Burrard Inlet, BC, Canada during the world cruiser of the Special Service Squadron, 1924

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Postby MikeJames » 19 May 2019 16:24

Wessex operating over Melbourne

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Postby MikeJames » 24 May 2019 15:42

The Singapore basin is full in this iconic photo from Oct.1975

From front clockwise, HMAS Oxley II, HMS Plymouth and Berwick, HMAS Diamantina (outboard), HMAS Hobart and Brisbane, Supply and Torrens II. Vendetta II, Vampire II and HMS Ajax (inboard).

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Postby MikeJames » 31 May 2019 11:28

HMAS Quadrant at Williamstown for Type 15 frigate conversion, March 27, 1950

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Postby MikeJames » 10 Jun 2019 08:14

HMAS Vengeance sailing to Australia with her flight deck loaded with aircraft and freight, and two of her three Sycamore helicopters overhead.

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Postby MichaelB » 15 Jun 2019 19:12

Superb large photo by Wright & Logan of QueenB during her visit to the UK just after her conversion.
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