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Stoker Boland's notebook from HMAS QUICKMATCH

Date: 1944 - 1950
Overall: 200 mm, 0.3 kg
Medium: Cotton and printed text on paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Object Name: Notebook
Object No: 00000661

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    This notebook was used by Stoker R Boland during his service aboard HMAS QUICKMATCH and contains many pen, ink and pencil annotations and sketches.
    Robert Thomas Boland enlisted in the RAN in November 1942 at the age of 18 and remained in naval service until May 1950. At the time of his discharge he was serving aboard HMAS KUTTABUL as a stoker mechanic.
    SignificanceThis notebook offers a small glimpse into the life of a sailor aboard a World War II Australian naval ship.
    Additional Titles

    Web title: Stoker Boland's notebook from HMAS QUICKMATCH

    Collection title: Stoker Boland naval collection

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