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Name: DUNEDIN
Type: Cruiser
Keel: 05/11/1917
Launched: 19/11/1918
Completed: 26/09/1919
Builder: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co
Yard: High Walker
Yard Number: 938
Dimensions: 4720disp, 445.0 x 45.5 x 14.3(draft)ft
Engines: 2 x Geared turbines, Brown Curtis type, 40000shp
Engines by: Hawthorn, Leslie & Co, Newcastle
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 29.0knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 6 x 1 x 6.0ins, 2 x 1 x 3.0ins guns, 4 x 3 x 21.0ins torpedoes
History:
26/09/1919 British Royal Navy
24/11/1941 Sank
Comments: Member of the Danae Class
24/11/1941: Torpedoed & sunk by U-Boat U124 north of Pernambuco


Above photo copyright of Allan C Green