Gordon Fairbain MaClean

 LSRP Commissioning Crew and first deployment

Passed away on the 26th December 2017


 Merv Semfel

Passed away Monday 15 august 2016 

Merv served proudly in the Hobart in its first deployment to Vietnam. He was a strong advocate for wider recognition to operations such as “Sea Dragon” and how such battles were portrayed in the Australian War Memorial.

Frank (Blue) Stevens

Passed away Sunday 18 September 2016

Frank was a long time member of the HMAS Hobart Association (WA Division)


Reg Johnston

Passed away   at 0930 6th October at Toowoomba hospital.

Reg was a PO stoker on the 3rd Vietnam deployment on Hobart.  He paid off as a Chief Stoker.

A Funeral Service will be conducted for Reg Johnston at  Bicton-Palmyra RSL, 28 Foss St, Bicton WA  next Friday the 21st October 2016. The service will be held between  1400 for 1430. Medals to be worn please.



Rest Easy Shipmates