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Hmas sydney ( iv) was the third of six adelaide class guided missile frigates ( ffg) to commission into the royal australian navy ( ran). Hmas onslow is within the scope of wikiproject australia, which aims to improve wikipedia' s coverage of australia and australia- related topics. You can support the site by donating items ( stickers, papers, books, pdf, images and other items) or financially using the paypal button below. The u- boat war in world war two ( kriegsmarine, and world war one ( kaiserliche marine, and the allied efforts to counter the threat.
The submarine was named after the town of onslow, western australia and siralexander onslow, with the boat’ s motto and hmas onslow books badgederived from onslow’ s family heritage. She was built at the todd pacific shipyards in seattle, washington, usa, and commissioned there on 29 january 1983 under the command of commander paul kable, ran. The store is located at the entrance of the australian national maritime museum, with an extensive range of nautical gifts, toys and books available online and in store. * [ contradicted - see below].
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