Adams, Peter W DSC (Sub-Lieutenant b.1923)

Accession Number PR00174
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 2 items
Object type Papers
Maker Adams, Peter W
Date made 1943-1945
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 92/0454
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

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).