|Object type||Black & white - Print silver gelatin|
|Date made||9 November 1914|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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The German light cruiser SMS Emden, destroyed off Keeling Island on 9 November 1914 by HMAS ...
The German light cruiser SMS Emden, destroyed off Keeling Island on 9 November 1914 by HMAS Sydney. The engagement was Australia’s first naval contribution to the First World War. Original photograph taken by Charles Bean is held at G01442A.