Transport details

HMAS Wyatt Earp

Ship Details

Official Ship Name HMAS Wyatt Earp
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Length (overall) 43 m
Breadth (overall) 9 m
Draft (overall) 4.4 m
Gross tonnage 400 tonnes
Normal sea speed 8.5 knots
Ice Class class A1 Norwegian Veritas

Other comments engine 400 horse power

©Jonothan Davis Coll. 1947
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Wyatt Earp at Elizabeth St Pier, north side near where T42 Bar is today. Note Kingfisher aircraft onboard. Photographer was Mr Ford, an amateur ship photographer from New Town.
Ford, Mr

Voyage List

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Voyage Cruise Name Dates Voyage Leader Objectives
1947/48 V2   8-Feb-1948 to 1-Apr-1948   Commander Karl E Oom RAN   Attempt coastal survey KG V Land