HMAS Canberra

This site is dedicated to all Royal Australian Navy and Australian Defence Force personnel who have served in HMAS CANBERRA.


HMAS CANBERRA (1) D 33 from the 9th of July 1928 until she was sunk in action off Savo Island on the 9th of August 1942.


HMAS CANBERRA (2) FFG-02 from the 21st of March 1981 until Decomissioning on the 12th of November 2005.


HMAS Canberra (3) LHD-02 from Commissioning on the 23rd of November 2014.



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Dale, Cathy and Daniel Brown - 2002

HMAS Canberra made the news from Commissioning in 1981 through to her scuttling in 2009.

News Articles from the Navy News, Intentional, National and Local Newspapers comment on the Operational life of the ship and more importantly articles about the fine Sailors that served in the Royal Australian Navy for the Defence of Australia and the Families who supported them during their time away at Sea.


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HMAS Canberra 2 New Articles 1981-2009

Images of various New Article collected from 1980 until 2009...More



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HMAS Canberra 1 - News Articles 1927-1992

Newspaper Articles of HMAS Canberra 1, from her launching in the United Kingdom in 1927 to when she was sunk in World War 2 and beyond..More




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