Leander class cruiser (RNZN, 1941)

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Leander class cruiser

units

Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp History Note
Leander Devonport DYd 8 Sept 1930 24 Sept 1931 24 Mar 1933
as HMS Leander
30 Apr 1937 operated by NZ
1 Oct 1941 joined RNZN
27 Aug 1945 returned to RN
Feb 1948 decom'd
15 Dec 1949 sold for BU
Achilles Cammell Laird 11 Jun 1931 1 Sept 1932 6 Oct 1933
as HMS Achilles
1 Oct 1936 operated by NZ
1 Oct 1941 joined RNZN
17 Sept 1946 returned to RN
1948 sold to India
5 Jul 1948 recom'd as INS Delhi
30 Jun 1978 decom'd

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