ID number1DRL/0660
Collection typePrivate Record
TitleGlossop, John Collings Taswell, CB (Vice Admiral, b.1871 - d.1934)
Measurement1 wallet: 1 cm
Object typeDocuments
MakerGlossop, John Collings Taswell
Date made1914
DescriptionCollection 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.
PDF 231.58 KB Signal log relating to John Collings Taswell Glossop, 1914