Service papers and certificates relating to William Smith Rhoades, 1913-1924

Accession Number RCDIG0001348
Collection number PR90/109
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 4
Object type Service papers, Certificate
Physical description 13 Image/s captured
Maker Royal Australian Navy
Royal Navy
Place made Australia, United Kingdom
Date made 1913-1924
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

Service papers and certificates relating to the First World War service of Chief Petty Officer William Smith Rhoades, Royal Australian Navy. Rhoades served on HMAS Sydney during the war and this file contains documents detailing his transfer from the Royal Navy to the Commonwealth Naval Forces (Royal Australian Navy), enlistment papers for the Royal Australian Navy, and certificates of service and qualification.

This file contains:
Enlistment papers of William Smith Rhoades, signed 26 February 1913;
Certificate of service of William Smith Rhoades, certified 20 May 1916;
Detached portion of certificate of service;
Gunnery and torpedo certificate of William Smith Rhoades, 1919, requalification in 1924.