Per @Midnight_Reaper’s request, I’m working on a USS Atlanta and an IJN Agano for Light Cruisers. The Atlanta has existing open-source examples; the Agano I’ll have to rebuild from bits and photos (all current models are pay-only).
Indeed that link points to an unrelated old document referring to the 1999 edition.
When on the AH-site better visit this place for the latest rules and FAQ:
You will find the correct link to the 1940 2nd ed. FAQ there:
(Still not the latest version, that should be of November 2014, but you can go with it.)