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Australia 01 January 1970

SUBMARINES

SS Oxley 4 57 Oxley 1967 2030/2410t, 88.5x8.1x5.6m, 2d/em, 3680/6000hp, 12/17kts, 64p, 230m; 8-533TT; type 1006 radar, type 187C, 197, 2007, BQQ-4 Micropuffs sonars
59 Otway 1968
70 Ovens 1969
60 Onslow 1969

AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

CVL Magnificent mod. 1 21 Melbourne 1955 19966t, 213.8x38.4x7.8m, 4b,2gst, 42000hp, 24kts, 1417p; (4x2+4x1)-40/60, 24aircraft(Sea Venom fighters, Gannet ASW planes, Wessex helicopters); type 3x 277Q, 293Q, 978, LW-02, ZW, SPN-35 radars, ECM

PRINCIPAL SURFACE COMBATANTS

DDG Perth 3 38 Perth 1965 4526t, 133.2x14.3x4.6m, 4b,2gst, 70000hp, 33kts, 350p; 1x1 Tartar SAM(40), 2x1 Ikara ASuM(26), 2x1-127/54, 2x3-324TT; SPS-4-, SPS-52B, SPS-10, 2x SPG-51C, SPG-53A radars, SQQ-23F sonar
39 Hobart 1965
41 Brisbane 1967
DD Battle batch 3 2 37 Tobruk 1950 3450t, 115.5x12.5x4.7m, 2b,2gst, 50000hp, 35.7kts, 332p; 2x2-120/45(37), 1x2-120/45(59), (3x2+6x1)-40/60(37), 2x1-40/60(59), 2x5-533TT(37), 1x3-305 Squid ASWRL; type 262, 275, 277, 291, 293 radars, type 170, 174 sonars
59 Anzac 1951
Daring 3 08 Vendetta 1958 3600t, 118.9x13.1x4.1m, 2b,2gst, 54000hp, 34.7kts, 320p; 3x2-120/45, (2x2+2x1)-40/60(08,11), (1x2+2x1)-40/60(154), 1x5-533TT(08), 1x3-305 Squid ASWRL; type 275(08,11), 262, 293, 277(154), 291(154), 903(1954) radars, type 170, 174/177 sonars
11 Vampire 1959
154 Duchess 1952
FF Q 3 02 Queenborough 1942 2850t, 109.2x10.9x4.3m, 2b,2gst, 40000hp, 36.7kts, 195p; 1x2-102/45, (1x2+3x1)-40/60, 2x3-305 Squid ASWRL(01), 2x3-305 Limbo ASWRL(02-04); type 262, 278, 293 radars, type 170, 174 sonars
03 Quiberon 1942
04 Quickmatch 1942
River 3 174 Barcoo 1944 2180t, 91.8x11.2x3.9m, 2b,2vte, 5500hp, 20kts, 140p; 1x2-102/45, 1x1-40/60(174,363), 2x3-305 Squid ASWRL, 8dct, 2dcr; type 272, 275(174,363), 291 radars, sonars
363 Hawkesbury 1944
532 Macquarie 1945
River modified 1 408 Culgoa 1947 2187t, 91.7x11.1x3.9m, 2b,2vte, 5500hp, 19kts, 177p; 2x2-102/45, 3x1-40/60, 2x2-20/70, 1x24-178 Hedgehog ASWRL, 4dct, 2dcr; type 275, 277, 291 radars, sonars
Yarrra 2 45 Yarra 1961 2560t, 112.7x12.5x3.9m, 2b,2gst, 30000hp, 29kts, 231p; 1x4 SeaCat GWS22 SAM(24), 1x1 Ikara ASuM(30), 1x2-120/45, 1x3-305 Limbo ASWRL; type 275, 293, 277, 978, LW-02 radars, type 162, 170, 177M, 185 sonars
46 Parramatta 1961
Stuart 2 48 Stuart 1963 2560t, 112.7x12.5x3.9m, 2b,2gst, 30000hp, 29kts, 235p; 1x4 SeaCat GWS22 SAM(24), 1x1 Ikara ASuM(30), 1x2-120/45, 1x3-305 Limbo ASWRL, type 975, 974, 977, 293, 978, 904, 994 radars, type 162, 170, 177M, 185 sonars
49 Derwent 1964

PATROL AND COASTAL COMBATANTS

PB HDML 3 1321, 1324, 1325 SDML1321,1324,1325 1943 - 1944 54t, 22.0x4.8x1.4m, 2d, 300hp, 11.5kts, 10p; 2x1-20/70, 8dc; type 291 radar
Attack 20 90 Attack 1968 146t, 32.8x6.1x2.1m, 2d, 3500hp, 21-24kts, 19p; 1x1-40/60, 2x1-12.7; RM916 radar
81 Acute 1968
82 Adroit 1968
83 Advance 1968
84 Aitape 1967
85 Samarai 1968
86 Archer 1968
87 Ardent 1968
88 Arrow 1968
89 Assail 1968
91 Aware 1968
92 Ladava 1967
93 Lae 1968
94 Madang 1968
95 Bandolier 1968
97 Barbette 1968
98 Barricade 1968
99 Bombard 1968
100 Buccaneer 1969
101 Bayonet 1969

AMPHIBIOUS SHIPS AND CRAFT

CVL-AP-AK Magnificent 1 R17 Sydney 1949 17780t, 211.8x24.4x7.0m, 4b,2gst, 40000hp, 25kts, 1300p; 4x1-40/60; 6 LCPU, vehicles, troops, helicopters; 2x type 277Q, 293M, 960/281BQ, 961 radars
LC LCM(8) 12 AB1050 Coconut Queen 1967 116t, 22.7x6.4x1.4m, 4d(2), 600hp, 11kts, 3p; 55t of cargo
AB1051   1967
AB1052   1967
AB1053 Sea Widow 1967
AB1054   1967
AB1055   1967
AB1056   1967
AB1057   1967
AB1058   1967
AB1059   1967
AB1060   1967
AB1061   1967

MINE WARFARE SHIPS

MCH Ton 1 M1121 Curlew 1954 425t, 46.3x8.8x2.5m, 2d, 3000hp, 15kts, 29p; 1x1-40/60, diving equipment; type 978 radar, type 193 sonar
MSC Ton 5 M1102 Snipe 1954 425t, 46.3x8.8x2.5m, 2d, 3000hp, 15kts, 29p; 2x1-40/60, mechanical sweeps; type 978 radar
M1139 Hawk 1955
M1152 Teal 1955
M1183 Ibis 1956
M1185 Gull 1955

Ivan Gogin, 2015