• The bombing of Darwin, 19 February 1942

    Photos from the collection.

    ART 22736
    Bomb damage to Darwin township, 19 February 1942
    Roy Hodgkinson
    AWM ART22736

    ART 28520
    Darwin, 19 February 1942
    Ray Honisett
    AWM ART28520

    AWM 080493 The Neptunia, on her side following the first air raid in February, 1942, has been conveniently converted into a jetty by 3rd chief engineer, (works), Royal Australian Engineers.
    AWM 080493

    AWM P02625.005
    People at Government House look at the smoke billowing from ships ablaze in the harbour after the first Japanese air raids.
    AWM P02625.005