Voyage to Gallipoli
At the commencement of the First World War in 1914, Australia had been a nation for 13 years and the Royal Australian Navy was only three years old. New Zealand had been a dominion for only 7 years and had no independent navy.
As young men rushed to enlist, the governments of both countries had to find ways of transporting them to a war being fought half a world away, and protect them against German raiders en route. It was a massive undertaking.
Soft cover, photographs, 304 pages.