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  1. HMNZS LACHLAN

    HMNZS LACHLAN

    Arriving as the second ship to berth at the newly opened island harbour at Bluff on the 3rd December 1960. A flight of RNZAF Canberra Bombers is above her. Scan permission Bluff Maritime Museum-photo SHB Official
  2. HMNZS LACHLAN

    HMNZS LACHLAN

    Arriving as the second ship to berth at the newly opened island harbour at Bluff on the 3rd December 1960. Scan permission Bluff Maritime Museum-photo SHB Official
  3. HMNZS Lachlan

    HMNZS Lachlan

    After WWII, NZ set about taking responsibility for doing its own Survey duties. HMAS Lachlan,a River class frigate built in Australia and commissioned since 1945 as a survey vessel was transferred on loan to RNZN as HMNZS Lachlan on 5 October 1949. She recommenced the re-survey of the NZ coastline
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