De Ruyter Class Light Crusier with the Royal Netherlands Navy

At the start of the war she was in the Dutch East Indies and joined with Dutch and British ships to delay the Japanese Advance.

Arrives Soerabaja (12/10/1941)

Assigned to Task Force 108 to raid Kuching (12/21/1941)

Raided Kuching (12/26/1941)

2 Japanese Ships Sunk

Assigned to Task Force Z to hunt Japanese Fleet in Java Sea (12/29/1941)

Task Force Z runs intercepts Japanese Carrier Fleet including IJN Kaga south of Celebes. (1/1/1942)

Kaga sufers brunt of attack 1 Japanese Destroyer Sunk

Returned to Soerabaja

Assigned to Task Force 302 to raid north of Borneo (1/10/1942)

Retasked to hitting Japanese Carrier Force (1/13/1942)

Intercepted Japanese Carriers IJN Zuikaku and IJN Akagi (1/14/1942)

Damamged done to both ships, One Japanese destroyer sunk.

Took Light Damage

Assigned Task Force 110 to raid Celebes(1/22/1942)

Took part in The Battle of Makassar (1/24/1942)

5 Japanese Ships Sunk

Watampone Raid (1/25/1942)

11 Japanese Ships sunk including 1 Destroyer

Evaded Japanese Battleship flottila near Samarinda (2/1/1942)

Intercepted Japanese convoy (2/2/1942)

4 Japanese Ships Sunk

Under air attack by Japanese Carrier Based Planes (2/5/1942)

Planes from IJN Soryu lead the attack.

Attacked Japanese Carrier Fleet (2/6/1942)

Traded shell damage with CVs IJN Hiryu, IJN Soryu, IJN Shokaku, CVL IJN Ryujo, and CLs IJN Kiso and IJN Oi. 1 Destroyer sunk per side
Damage was unable to keep Carriers from running Air Operations

Under air attack by Japanese Carrier Based Planes (2/7/1942)

Took 1 Bomb hit

Took part in the Bandjermasin Raid (2/13/1942)

Took 2 shell hits

Engaged Japanese Merchants scattering from Banderjermasin (2/14/1942)
Attacked by Japanese Planes
Took 2 Bomb hits causing fires.

Attacked by Japanese Planes (2/22/1942)

Took 1 Bomb Hit causing Fires Heavy Damage

Attacked by Japanese Planes (2/28/1942)

Took 1 Torpedo and Sank

Sunk (2/28/1942)

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