Wallet 1 of 1 - Book titled "East of Malta, West of Suez: The Admiralty Account of the Naval War in the Eastern Mediterranean September 1939 to March 1941", 1943

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Accession Number AWM2020.22.312
Collection number PR82/170
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Object type Book
Physical description 35 Image/s captured
Maker Ministry of Information
Date made 1943
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use
Source credit to This item has been digitised with funding provided by Commonwealth Government.
Description

Collection relating to the Second World War service of 6224 Able Seaman Ralph Brown, HMAS Stuart, Royal Australian Navy, c. August 1941 - 1943.

Wallet 1 of 1 - Book titled "East of Malta, West of Suez: The Admiralty Account of the Naval War in the Eastern Mediterranean September 1939 to March 1941" prepared for the Admiralty by the Ministry of Information and published by His Majesty's Stationary Office, London, 1943. As stated in the publication's preamble "This book describes the work of the British Navy in the Eastern Mediterranean from the outbreak of the war until the spring of 1941...", and includes detailed accounts of major naval engagements such as the Battle of Taranto and the Battle of Cape Matapan.