|Object type||Black & white|
|Physical description||Black & white|
Department of Information
Unknown Australian Official Photographer
|Place made||Australia: New South Wales, Sydney|
|Date made||28 June 1941|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
In June 1941, the Netherlands government officially handed over to the Australian and New Zealand ...
In June 1941, the Netherlands government officially handed over to the Australian and New Zealand governments, the ocean liner Oranje, for the duration of the war. It was fully equipped as a hospital ship and shown here is the interior of one of the wards showing rows of neatly made beds.