MALTA, 1941-01-06. HMS ILLUSTRIOUS AND HMAS PERTH UNDER GERMAN AIR ATTACK IN GRAND HARBOUR, ...

Place Mediterranean: Malta
Accession Number 128081
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

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Description

MALTA, 1941-01-06. HMS ILLUSTRIOUS AND HMAS PERTH UNDER GERMAN AIR ATTACK IN GRAND HARBOUR, DURING WHICH THE ILLUSTRIOUS, UNDER REPAIRS FROM DAMAGE SUSTAINED IN CONVOY DUTIES, WAS AGAIN HIT. THE PERTH RECEIVED UNDERWATER AND INTERNAL DAMAGE, BUT NO CASUALTIES FROM A NEAR MISS.