R62740 Tactical Operator Kenneth W Dusting, on the flag deck of the Daring class destroyer HMAS ...

Accession Number NAVY09244
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative 5x4" safety base
Maker Stringer, Bevin Royce
Place made At sea
Date made c September 1965
Conflict Indonesian Confrontation, 1962-1966
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

R62740 Tactical Operator Kenneth W Dusting, on the flag deck of the Daring class destroyer HMAS Duchess, operates a 10 inch signalling projector to flash a visual message to his counterpart in HMAS Vendetta , a ship of the same class. The two ships are steaming in company during their service together in the Far East Strategic Reserve (FESR) during the Indonesian Confrontation.

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