Calder, Norman Keith "Tusky"(Commander), OBE

Accession Number PR03323
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 2 wallets: 2 cm; oversize
Object type Diary, Photograph, Postcard, Papers, Computer disk, Typescript
Maker Calder, Mike
Calder, Norman Keith 'Tusky'
Department of Defence (Navy)
Place made At sea, Australia, United Kingdom: England
Date made 1912-2004
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
First World War, 1914-1918

Collection relating to Commander Norman "Tusky" Calder, OBE, Royal Australian Navy. The collection documents Calder's navy career, 1912-1959, including his naval training and service during the First World War, Second World War service as Captain of HMAS Bungaree and post war service including as Commanding Officer of HMAS Rushcutter. The collection comprises original diaries and transcripts, 1915-1918 and 1920, a manuscript Calder wrote relating to HMAS Bungaree, a letter, 1980, relating to HMAS Rushcutter, photographs, service records, and a CD-ROM containing transcripts of the original material and photographs.