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Royal Australian Navy ship towing another

Date: 1920 - 1927
Overall: 87 x 137 mm
Medium: Silver gelatin photographic print, card
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Barry Jones
Object Name: Photograph
Object No: 00018123

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    This black and white photographic postcard shows an armoured vessel, possibly HMAS CERBERUS, being towed by a vessel with a single naval white ensign flying from it. The reverse reveals that the postcard was produced by Kodak Australia.
    SignificanceThis image most likely depicts the towing of HMAS CERBERUS, a vessel that holds a significant place in Australian maritime history having served in the Victoria Naval Forces, the Commonwealth Naval Forces, and the Royal Australian Navy.
    Additional Titles

    Web title: Vessel in tow

    Assigned title: Royal Australian Navy ship towing another

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