Territory Stories

HMAS Ballarat

Details:

Title

HMAS Ballarat

Photographer

Townsend, Norman Frederick, 1914-2004

Photo number

PH1069/0073

Collection

Norman Frederick Townsend Collection; PictureNT; PictureNT

Date

0000-00-00

Description

MS in pencil on verso Ballarat on reef . HMAS Ballarat was commissioned in 1941 and saw active service throughout the War. She was present in Tokyo Bay on VJ Day 2 September 1945.

Notes

This album was compiled by Norman Frederick Townsend (1914-2004) Service No. S6005 who served in the RAN and was based at HMAS Melville from 12 February 1942 to 21 October 1942.

Language

English

Subject

Navy (Ship)

Digital format

3626 x 5000 pixels : 48bpp ; 106.25Mb, jpeg 2.42Mb.

Format

1 photograph : sepia ; 6.5 x 8.7 cm.

File type

image/tiff.; image/jpeg.

Use

No known copyright

Copyright owner

Library & Archives NT

License

https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/pubic-domain/pdm

Related links

http://hdl.handle.net/10070/272184 [Norman Frederick Townsend Photo Album]

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/273383

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/273383

Related items

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/426820


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