Starboard side view of the V Class destroyer, HMAS Vampire, (D68). Vampire was lost on 9 April ...

Unit RAN Destroyers
Accession Number P07849.004
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Unknown
Place made Australia
Date made c 1940
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Starboard side view of the V Class destroyer, HMAS Vampire, (D68). Vampire was lost on 9 April 1942, off the coast of Ceylon (Sri-Lanka), after being attacked by carrier bourne Japanese dive bombers.

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