|Collection type||Private Record|
Adams, Peter W
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM371 92/0454|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Adams, Peter W DSC (Sub-Lieutenant b.1923)
Midshipman's log kept while aboard HMAS Shropshire. Provides a detailed record of training and sea trials, shipboard life, re-fit including the installation of anti-aircraft radar, gunnery duries, active service including the battles of Leyte and Lingayen Gulf. Japanese kamikaze attacks are recorded in detail. Includes sketches and maps. (See also MSS1428).