UNITY BEACH, QLD. 1944-11-13. TROOPS OF D COMPANY, 2/1 MACHINE-GUN BATTALION CLAMBER DOWN THE STEEL LADDERS AND THE SCALING NET FROM HMS EMPIRE SPEARHEAD TO THE LCM MK III CRAFT FOR THE BEACH ...
ID number083126
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionUNITY BEACH, QLD. 1944-11-13. TROOPS OF D COMPANY, 2/1 MACHINE-GUN BATTALION CLAMBER DOWN THE STEEL LADDERS AND THE SCALING NET FROM HMS EMPIRE SPEARHEAD TO THE LCM MK III CRAFT FOR THE BEACH ASSAULT DURING THE AMPHIBIOUS TRAINING EXERCISE 'OCTOPUS'. [UNITY BEACH WAS THE CODE NAME FOR PALM BEACH]