- 1st Hospital Ship A63 HMAHS Karoola
- 2nd Hospital Ship A61 HMAHS Kanowna
- Hospital Ship A55 HMAT Kyarra - later converted to a troop transport.
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... Some navies operate ocean-going hospital ships to lend medical assistance in high casualty situations like wars or natural disasters ... These hospital ships fulfill the criteria of an ambulance (transporting the sick or injured), although the capabilities of a hospital ship are more on par with a Mobile Army ... In line with the laws of war, these ships can display a prominent Red Cross or Red Crescent to confer protection under the appropriate Geneva convention ...
... the war Japan was acutely short of large passenger ships ... Both had served as hospital ships and SCAJAP requisitioned them as transport ships ... was held at Tokyo as a result of which it was recommended that 100 Liberty ships, 100 LSTs and seven hospital ships be made available to SCAJAP for repatriation ...
... Mercy class hospital ship (AH 19) Builder United States Displacement 69,360 tonnes Operator United States Navy 2 in commission RFA Argus Primary Casualty Receiving Ship (A135) builder ...
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