|Collection type||Private Record|
|Title||Glossop, John Collings Taswell, CB (Vice Admiral, b.1871 - d.1934|
|Measurement||1 wallet: 1 cm; 2 custom box: 8 cm|
|Object type||Log book|
|Place made||At sea|
|Date made||01 January 1970|
Glossop, John Collings Taswell, CB (Vice Admiral, b.1871 - d.1934
Collection 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.