HMS Despatch in 1939
Here we see the Danae class cruiser HMS Despatch in the Panama Canal Zone on 31 October 1939, when she was serving on the West Indies Station. In mid November she actually passed through the Canal to intercept German shipping in the Pacific.
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Rickard, J (17 May 2019), HMS Despatch in 1939 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_hms_despatch_1939.html