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Destroyer/light cruiser. Served as a New Zealand ship from 30 April 1937 till 8 May 1944.

Subject of Texts

After the action off Kolombangara, cement was mixed for temporary repairs to the Leander. This photograph was taken near Tulagi Beach A tug-of-war in the Leander in the Indian Ocean Divine Service on HMNZSLeander, July 1941Alexandria HMS Leander at anchor at Alexandria in 1941 Leander's cruise in Indian Ocean Leander in Calliope Dock, Auckland, showing torpedo damage The Leander bombed off Syria, as seen from HMS Phoebe


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