|Object type||Black & white - Film original negative 35mm nitrate|
|Photographer||Cranstone, Edward 'Ted' L F|
|Place made||Australia: Victoria, Melbourne|
|Date made||15 December 1939|
Women and children on the wharf wave farewell to friends and family on the departing troop transport ship Strathallan carrying the Advance Party of the 6th Division AIF to service overseas. Identified second from right is Mrs Doreen Martin of Mildura, Victoria, who was farewelling her husband VX4768 Signalman Bernard Vincent Martin.