HMAS AIR FAITH
63 FOOT AIR SEA RESCUE BOAT
IN AUSTRALIA DURING WW2

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Air-Sea Rescue Boats (63 Foot)

 

HMAS Air Faith (902, Y258) was built by South Coast Co., USA. It was commissioned on 8 February 1945. It was paid off on 20 August 1946.

It was transferred to the RAAF in 1949 and returned to the RAN in 1965. It was sold on 3 July 1968.

 


AWM ID Number: 302124

HMAS Air Faith (Y258). A Pylon mast has replaced the original tripod.

 

Air Faith Cruises
You can take a cruise on Sydney Harbour
on the ex HMAS Air Faith

 

REFERENCE BOOKS

Royal Australian Navy A - Z, Ships, Aircraft and Shore Establishments
by J.H. Straczek

 

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