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ID number 009233
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original acetate
Maker Unknown (Photographer)
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Queanbeyan
Date made 27-08-1941


From 1941 HMAS Harman was the first establishment where women served as part of the Royal Australian Navy. They began work as telegraphers, trained in morse code, communicating with other naval stations all over the world, including Whitehall, the control station for all British naval stations.