Group portrait of unidentified crew members from HMAS Australia.  They are wearing fur vests, mittens and caps with ear flaps against the cold; the ship was operating in the North Sea.  Note the ...
ID numberEN0113
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Glass original half plate negative
MakerHolmes, Clarence George
Place madeAt sea
Date madeDecember 1916?
DescriptionGroup portrait of unidentified crew members from HMAS Australia. They are wearing fur vests, mittens and caps with ear flaps against the cold; the ship was operating in the North Sea. Note the ship's cat tucked into the vest of one of the seamen. Some of the men are smoking cigarettes or pipes.