(19758) Nelson, Charles Francis Richard (Petty Officer)

Place Oceania: Australia, New South Wales, Sydney, Sydney Harbour
Accession Number S04368
Collection type Sound
Measurement 5 min 17 sec
Object type To be confirmed
Physical description audio cassette; ACME XHG C60; mono
Maker Nelson, Charles Francis Richard
Radio 2UE
Date made 31 May 1992
Access Onsite use only
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

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Charles Francis Richard Nelson describes his experiences as a Royal Australian Navy (RAN) diver clearing HMAS Kuttabul following its sinking by a Japanese midget submarine in Sydney harbour on the night of Sunday, 31 May 1942. Interviewed by Gary O'Callahan on Radio 2UE, Sydney.
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