|Object type||Black & white - Glass original half plate negative|
|Place made||At sea|
|Date made||2 September 1915|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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The troopship Southland, carrrying Headquarters, 2nd Division, AIF, Headquarters, 6th Infantry ...
The troopship Southland, carrrying Headquarters, 2nd Division, AIF, Headquarters, 6th Infantry Brigade, 21st Infantry Battalion and one Company of the 23rd Infantry Battalion and details, which was torpedoed at 9.51 am in the Agean Sea, near the Island of Agistrati. Two life boats are leaving the side of the sinking vessel (centre rear).