|Object type||Black & white - Glass original half plate negative|
|Place made||United Kingdom: Scotland, Firth of Forth|
|Date made||December 1918|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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View down the fore deck of HMAS Australia, showing 'A' turret with 12 inch guns, 4 inch guns and ...
View down the fore deck of HMAS Australia, showing 'A' turret with 12 inch guns, 4 inch guns and a two seater Sopwith 1 1/2 strutter biplane on a platform above the port turret. On 4 April and 14 May 1918 this aircraft had taken off from a similar platform on the starboard side; this had not been done before with a two seater aircraft. (See EN0011, EN0017, EN0018.)