|Place||Africa: North Africa, Libya, Cyrenaica, Tobruk Area, Tobruk|
|Object type||Black & white, Portrait|
|Physical description||Black & white, Portrait|
|Place made||Libya: Tobruk|
|Date made||11 September 1941|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Australian soldiers unloading stores from the Italian schooner HMS Maria Giovanna, captained by ...
Australian soldiers unloading stores from the Italian schooner HMS Maria Giovanna, captained by Lieutenant (Lt) Alfred “Pedlar” Palmer, Royal Navy Reserve, in Tobruk Harbour. Lt Palmer sailed into Tobruk Harbour weekly to deliver food and supplies to fellow Australians stationed there, prior to his capture in November 1941.