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HMAS WESTRALIA

"Formally RFA AppleLeaf"

RFA AppleLeaf

RFA Appleleaf

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HMAS Westralia Commission's into the RAN at a ceremony in the UK.


At sea with the Fleet


"Anchored off Heard Island Southern Ocean"

Homeport: Fleet Base West, HMAS STIRLING - West Australia.
Builder: Cammel Laird Ltd, UK
Displacement: 40 870 tonnes
Length: 171 metres
Beam: 26 metres
Armament: Two 50 cal Browning machine gun
Main Machinery: Two SEMT- Pielwick diesel engines
Speed: 16 knots
Ships Company: 60 officers and sailors

HMAS Westralia paid off from the fleet for resale on

Ships Company Crew List

Barry Edwards ex: WOMTP 91 - 92 edwards918@ozemail.com.au

Jock McBroom ex: Chief MTH 92 - 94 mcbroom@bigpond.com

David Pendleton ex: MTP 92 - 93 dpendleton56@gmail.com

If anyone who has served aboard HMAS Westralia / RFA Appleleaf visits this site please feel free to drop me an email so I can add you to the crew list.