Diary of John William Seabrook, 1913-1918

Accession Number RCDIG0000350
Parent Collection ID 1DRL/0669
Collection type Digitised Collection
Title Diary of John William Seabrook, 1913-1918
Item count 128
Object types Diary
Maker Seabrook, John William
Place made At sea
Date made 1913-1918
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Diary relating to the First World War service of Leading Signalman John William Seabrook, HMAS Sydney. The diary describes the voyages and actions of HMAS Sydney from commissioning in 1913 to the end of the First World War. It records the places visited, escorting convoys, the Sydney-Emden encounter and other actions involving submarines and zeppelins. Signalman Seabrook's diary also contains a number of sketches and diagrams.