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27th June 1917On this day:
- Australian Troop Transports
HMAT A26 Armadale
Pictured at Port Melbourne in February 1915 from: AWM P05194.001.
The HMAT A26 Armadale weighed 6,153 tons with an average cruise speed of 11 knots or 20.37 kmph. It was owned by the Australind SS Co, London, and leased by the Commonwealth until 7 June 1917. The Armadale was torpedoed and sunk by a submarine off coast of Ireland, 27 June 1917.
- 27th June 1917 Routine and Pioneer work and move
- 27th Jun 1917 Aircraft Active
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