Studio portrait of PA1900 Able Seaman (AB) Robert Sabey Colbey, HMAS Sydney, of Gumeracha, SA. ...

Accession Number P09246.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Colour - Digital file JPEG
Maker Unknown
Date made c 1940
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Studio portrait of PA1900 Able Seaman (AB) Robert Sabey Colbey, HMAS Sydney, of Gumeracha, SA. AB Colbey was one of 645 crew members who lost their lives following the engagement between HMAS Sydney and the German cruiser Kormoran off the coast of Western Australia on 20 November 1941. AB Colbey was 25 years of age.

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