NSW. c.1895. Sailors of the NSW Naval Brigade during a training exercise probably on the coast of NSW. They have 1888 pattern equipment with both Martini Henry and Lee Metford rifles. The field ...
ID numberP01503.001
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionNSW. c.1895. Sailors of the NSW Naval Brigade during a training exercise probably on the coast of NSW. They have 1888 pattern equipment with both Martini Henry and Lee Metford rifles. The field piece is a Sea Service 6-pounder gun for use by the Navy. (Original print held in the Australian War Memorial Archive Store. Transferred from the Naval Historical Collection, no. 306623)