A view of the deck of HMS Unicorn dressed with flags to mark the 13th anniversary of the King's Coronation. HMS Unicorn and HMAS Shoalhaven, also in harbour, fired a simultaneous salute of 21 guns. ...

Collection ID HOBJ0800
Collection type Photograph
Title A view of the deck of HMS Unicorn dressed with flags to mark the 13th anniversary of the King's Coronation. HMS Unicorn and HMAS Shoalhaven, also in harbour, fired a simultaneous salute of 21 guns. ...
Object type Black & white
Maker Hobson, Phillip Oliver
Place made Japan: Kure
Date made 12 May 1950
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

A view of the deck of HMS Unicorn dressed with flags to mark the 13th anniversary of the King's Coronation. HMS Unicorn and HMAS Shoalhaven, also in harbour, fired a simultaneous salute of 21 guns. Crew are working on their tasks and on the stern deck aircraft are sitting with their wings folded. HMS Unicorn is an aircraft carrier and maintenance ship.