Territory Stories

ML 809

Details:

Title
ML 809
Collection
WWII Military Units; HistoryNT; Second World War, 1939-1945
Date
2021
Location
Darwin Harbour
Nation of service
Australia
Service
Navy
Service branch
Fairmile Ship
Unit
ML 809
Date arrived in NT
1943-12
Date left the NT
1944
Honours and awards
Battle Honour, Pacific 1941-1945
History
ML 809 patroled outside the boom gates and escorted submarines into Darwin Harbour from rendezvous points at sea. She also performed convoy escort duty to Milingimbi.
Notes
Metadata: Attribution International 4.0 (CC-BY 4.0) https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
Language
English
Subject
Second Word War, 1939-1945; Fairmile; Motor launch; Patrol boat; Royal Australian Navy; ML 809; Navy
File type
image/jpeg
Use
No known copyright
Copyright owner
Australian War Memorial
License
https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/pubic-domain/pdm
Related links
https://www.awm.gov.au/collection/C21949 [Australian War Memorial : Photograph 106661, Second World War, 1939-1945]; http://trove.nla.gov.au/list?id=32314 [RAN Fairmile ships]; http://trove.nla.gov.au/list?id=34699 [Fairmile Ships]; https://www.navy.gov.au/customs-and-traditions/battle-honours [Royal Australian Navy : Battle Honours]
Parent handle
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/842515
Citation address
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/842828

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