Royal Australian Navy Mine Warfare Vessels

Royal Australian Navy Mine Warfare Vessels

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Minesweepers / Minehunters

Huon Class LOA 172′ TDISP 732 tons 1994 – present (6, 4 active)Huon class mine Waterhen 2015Huon class mine Kuttabul 2018

Ton Class LOA 152′ TDISP 440 tons (119 built, very few still in existence, 6 served with RAN – 2 remain)

HMAS Curlew M-1121 (1962 – 1991) previously HMS Chediston (1953 – 1961)

HMAS Curlew AWM 4068772

A sailor from HMAS Derwent fires a line across to HMAS Curlew M-1121 ca. 1965 Australian War Memorial NAVY06862

HMAS Curlew TAS 2017HMAS Teal M-1152 (1962 – 1970) previously HMS Jackton (1955 – 1961) currently University of Kyrenia (Cyprus) training vessel, extensively rebuiltHMAS Teal Cyprus 2012

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