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Title: Gun
Photo No: PH0366/0015
Citation address: http://hdl.handle.net/10070/54129
Date taken: 26-Feb-1989
Place: Doctors Gully (N.T.)
Collection: Tom Lewis Collection.
Description: Lieutenant Timothy McCandless (US Navy), gunnery officer of the USS Peary when it visited Darwin in 1989, checking one of the guns from the original USS Peary to identify it as fore or aft gun. The gun was then in Doctor's Gully but has since been mounted as a memorial to the men of the USS Peary, sunk on 19/2/1942, in BiCentennial Park above the gully (1994). Also pictured Warrant Officer Allen, centre, and Phil Franklin, right.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Northern Territory -- Darwin
aerial bombings
shipwrecks
turrets
warships
destroyers
naval officers
Copyright owner: Northern Territory Library.
Digital format: 3474 x 5000 pixels : 24bpp ; 52.13Mb.
File type: image/tiff.
Hardcopy format: 1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 18 cm.
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