Chinampa HMAS (FY31)

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Title

Chinampa HMAS (FY31)

Military Unit Item Type Metadata

Unit History

Chinampa was an auxiliary ketch commissioned for naval service at Thursday Island 18 February 1942. She did much the same type of work as Patricia Cam but usually not as far afield. On July 28 1942, along with HMAS Southern Cross, she took part in Operation Plover in Saumliki Harbour, Tenimbar Islands,during which the commander was killed

Parent Unit

Australasian Petroleum Company

Locations

Darwin Harbour

Dates

28 February 1942 to 31 December 1945

Nation

Australia

Service

Merchant Navy

Branch

Stores lighter - Auxilliary ketch

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Citation

“Chinampa HMAS (FY31),” Northern Territory Library, accessed September 15, 2019, http://www.ntlexhibit.nt.gov.au/items/show/1387.

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