A woman chalks the name "Edith" on the hull of a Japanese Midget Submarine on display in the ...

Place Oceania: Australia, Victoria, Melbourne
Accession Number P00455.017
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film copy negative acetate
Maker Herald Newspaper
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made c November 1942
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

A woman chalks the name "Edith" on the hull of a Japanese Midget Submarine on display in the Exhibition Gardens in Melbourne, Victoria. The submarine took part in the unsuccessful attack on Sydney Harbour on the night of 31 May 1942.