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

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 William 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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