|Object type||Black & white|
|Physical description||Black & white|
RAAF Official photograph
|Date made||10 February 1943|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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United States of America Liberty Ship 'Starr King' sinks off Port Macquarie, NSW after being ...
United States of America Liberty Ship 'Starr King' sinks off Port Macquarie, NSW after being torpedoed by a Japanese submarine. During the six months after 18 January 1943, Japanese attacked 21 Allied ships totalling 109,651 tons off the East Coast of Australia and ships totalling 50,022 tons were sunk.