WWII Military Units; HistoryNT; Second World War, 1939-1945
Commissioned from 13 January 1943. Heros and King Salvor class salvage vessel, HMS Salvestor towed the floating dock AFD18 from Darwin to Milne Bay. Little is known about the HMS Salvestor.
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Second Word War, 1939-1945; Bathurst; Royal Australian Navy; Tugboat; HMAS Heros; Navy
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Australian War Memorial
https://www.awm.gov.au/collection/C227546 [Australian War Memorial : Photograph 300754, Second World War, 1939-1945]; http://www.navy.gov.au/sites/default/files/documents/HENRY-D-THOREAU_HOWELL-LYKES.pdf [Heros (0756) p.57]
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