Sort By . This kit can be used for conversion to many classes of RN warship since there was a period when this hull was reused many a time. As a unit of the New Zealand Division she was deployed on trade protection duties in the South-west Pacific in September 1939, her main task being the escorting of ANZAC troop convoys. Recently Updated; Last Reply; Title; Start Date Rigid. Hey fellas.

HMS Orion was a Leander-class light cruiser which served with distinction in the Royal Navy during World War II.She received 13 battle honours, a record only exceeded by HMS … Rigid. She arrived at Rosyth in September and refit … HMNZS Leander was a light cruiser which served with the Royal New Zealand Navy during World War II. Members who served with HMS Leander.

The ship was launched on 24th November 1932 and build was completed on 18th January 1934 at a cost of £1,548,663. HMS Acasta was a 40-gun Royal Navy fifth-rate frigate.She saw service in the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, as well as the War of 1812.Although she never took part in any notable single-ship actions nor saw action in a major battle though she was at the Battle of San Domingo, she captured numerous prizes and rid the seas of many Spanish, French and American privateers. I essentially played her like a USN DD or budget Flint.

HMS LEANDER sailed from Boston on 27/8/45 and after call at Montreal to embark gold reserves took passage to UK. I would like to to find a gun Leander to start with. History.

This was done with the aim to make the Leander-class light cruisers more suitable for the commerce protection role. The three ships of the second group were sold to the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) before World War II and renamed after Australian cities. Airfix HMS Leander Batch 3. The low-tier KM cruisers are my personal pick for the most miserable ships to play. 34 topics in this forum. Hello everyone, Ive recently finished the grind to the Fiji in the Leander. Leander was completed a year later and commissioned into service in March 1933.

History Design. You all spawn at the same place and you can tell where the enemy is on the other side. I've searched but amazingly there is no thread in this section on the Type 12I Leanders. Personally I didn't find the Emerald too bad. on Patreon! Leander joined the Home Fleet on completion, but in April 1937 was loaned to New Zealand. The U-boat War in World War Two (Kriegsmarine, 1939-1945) and World War One (Kaiserliche Marine, 1914-1918) and the Allied efforts to counter the threat.

The Leander-class cruisers Achilles and Leander were the Royal New Zealand Navy’s main combat units when it succeeded the New Zealand Division of the Royal Navy on 1 October 1941 (at which point their designation changed from 'HMS' to 'HMNZS').

HMS Leander (75) was commissioned in 1933 and served with the Home Fleet.