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ID number 012193
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white
Photographer Netherlands Indies Government Information Service
Date made 8 April 1942
Physical description Black & white


The camourflaged navigation bridge and funnel of the Netherlands Man-of-War, Abraham Crijnssen, covered with tropical foliage, made her way through the narrow passage of the Netherlands East Indies (NEI) on her way to Australia. The ship reached Australia, escaping overwhelming enemy forces.