Allied Warships

HMNZS Aroha (T 396)

MS Trawler of the Manuka class

NavyThe Royal New Zealand Navy
TypeMS Trawler
PennantT 396 
Built byStevenson & Cook (Port Chalmers, New Zealand) : A.G. Price (Thames, New Zealand) 
OrderedAug 1941 
Laid downJan 1942 
Launched8 Sep 1942 
Commissioned12 May 1943 
End service 

Sold in 1946


Commands listed for HMNZS Aroha (T 396)

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1Lt. Peter Peterson, RNZNVR19 Feb 194324 Apr 1944
2T/Lt. Frederick Johnston, RNZNR24 Apr 1944

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