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HMAS HOBART

Commissioning Day for the most complex and capable ship ever built for the RAN. Powerful and potent.

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As a fully accredited dinosaur I prefer the appearance of her predecessor. (Jester)
 

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Served on her 1978/79 YM. Standing on the quarterdeck with 4 boilers connected doing 33 and a bit knots was exhilarating.
 

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Thanks TJ.
Something that we landlubbers could only imagine.
This was the era when I was tempted .............. but 'chickened out' and decided to stay in the railways instead.
Geoff (YM)
 

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