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ID number 1DRL/0660
Title Glossop, John Collings Taswell, CB (Vice Admiral, b.1871 - d.1934)
Record type Collection
Item count 1
Collection Private Record
Object type Documents
Maker Glossop, John Collings Taswell
Date made 1914
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Note Open
On display Main building: First World War Gallery: Australia Goes To War

Description

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.

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  • Glossop, John Collings Taswell, CB (Vice Admiral, b.1871 - d.1934)
  • Signal log relating to John Collings Taswell Glossop, 1914 RCDIG0001093 - (1)

    Signal relating to the service of Captain John Collings Taswell Glossop. This signal log contians the message, 'Emden beached and done for' sent by Captain Glossop aboard HMAS Sydney following the destruction of SMS Emden on North Keeling Island, ...