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Collection Items » Private Records » 1DRL/0669 Seabrook, John William (Leading Signalman, HMAS Sydney)

This collection contains

 
ID number 1DRL/0669
Record type Collection
Item count 1
Collection Private Record
Object type Diary
Maker Seabrook, John William
Date made 1913-1918; 2009
Measurement 3 wallets

Description

Diaries of Leading Signalman John William Seabrook, describing voyages and actions of the HMAS Sydney, from commissioning in 1913 to end of the First World War. Covers places visited, escorting convoys, Sydney-Emden encounter and other actions, submarines and zeppelins. Includes drawings, diagrams, stamps of places visited. Also includes a bound and typed transcript of original diaries, transcribed in 2009 by Christina Abbott, Museum of HMAS Cerberus.