HMAS Kuranda

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HMAS Kuranda
Cairns, Queensland in Australia
Type Naval base
Site information
Operator  Royal Australian Navy
Site history
In use 1943 (1943)
Battles/wars Pacific War of World War II

HMAS Kuranda is a former Royal Australian Navy (RAN) base located in Cairns, Queensland in Australia that was is in used during the Pacific War of World War II.[1][2]

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  1. ^ "How R.A.N Establishments Grew With Fleet". The Sydney Morning Herald. National Library of Australia. 6 September 1945. p. 2. Retrieved 9 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "Part Two, Chapter XIX, The Maritime Frontier" (PDF). Triumph in the Tropics, 1959. Office of Economic and Statistical Research, Queensland Government. p. 235. Retrieved 11 August 2017.