Session 3 - Exchange Cruisers by Stevens

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Session 3 - Exchange Cruisers by Stevens

  1. 1. The Exchange Cruiser Scheme 1924-1936 Dr David Stevens Director of Strategic & Historical Studies Sea Power Centre -Australia 30 July 2009
  2. 2. HMAS Brisbane
  3. 3. HMAS Brisbane From HMS Hawkins to HMAS Brisbane : From HMAS Brisbane to HMS Hawkins : “ Request I be informed how many Bees in Brisbane.” “ Regret no precise figures available. How many Haws in Hawkins?”
  4. 5. HMAS Adelaide Alexandria Harbour 23 March 1936 - taken by HMAS Sydney ’s aircraft
  5. 6. HMAS Brisbane
  6. 7. HMAS Melbourne & HMS Delhi
  7. 10. HMAS Australia
  8. 11. HMAS Australia with 1st Cruiser Squadron
  9. 12. HMAS Australia and Sydney in the Mediterranean

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