Allied Warships

HMAS Kangaroo (Z 80)

Boom Defence Vessel of the Bar class

NavyThe Royal Australian Navy
TypeBoom Defence Vessel
PennantZ 80 
Built byCockatoo Docks and Engineering Co. Ltd. (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) 
Laid down15 Nov 1939 
Launched4 May 1940 
Commissioned26 Sep 1940 
End service 
HistoryScrapped in 1968.


Commands listed for HMAS Kangaroo (Z 80)

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1T/Lt. Ronald William Simmons, RANR(S)Mar 194214 May 1942
2T/Lt. Montague William Mathers, RANR(S)19 May 1942

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