ID number1DRL/0658
Collection typePrivate Record
TitleGlossop, John Collings Taswell, CB (Vice Admiral, b.1871 - d.1934)
Measurement1 wallet: 1 cm; 2 custom box: 8 cm
Object type
  • Log book
  • Typescript
Place madeAt sea
Date made1914
DescriptionCollection relating to the battle between the German SMS Emden and Australian HMAS Sydney off the North Cocos Keeling Islands on 9 November 1914. Collection consists of an original 'Rough signal log', 16 October - 8 November 1914, taken from SMS Emden following her destruction; as well as an English translation of the log book with a few annotations.
PDF 25.92 MB Signal log of SMS Emden, 1914
PDF 7.13 MB Translation of signal log of SMS Emden, [date unknown]