Glossop, John Collings Taswell, CB (Vice Admiral, b.1871 - d.1934

Collection ID 1DRL/0660
Collection type Private Record
Title Glossop, John Collings Taswell, CB (Vice Admiral, b.1871 - d.1934
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Document
Maker Glossop, John Collings Taswell
Date made 1914

Collection relating to the First World War service of Captain (later Vice Admiral) John Collings Taswell Glossop CB. The collection consist of a signal log with the message, 'Emden beached and done for' sent by Captain Glossop aboard HMAS Sydney following the destruction of SMS Emden off the Cocos Keeling Islands on 9 November 1914.