Territory Stories

MV Dilga (0667)

Details:

Title

MV Dilga (0667)

Collection

WWII Military Units; HistoryNT; Second World War, 1939-1945

Date

2021

Location

Darwin Harbour; Melville Bay

Nation of service

Australia

Service

Merchant Navy

Service branch

Cargo Steamship

Unit

MV Dilga (0667)

Parent unit

Adelaide Steamship Company

Date arrived in NT

1943-12-22

Date left the NT

1944-10-13

History

Made 4 trips to Darwin and 1 trip to Melville Bay.

Notes

Metadata: Attribution International 4.0 (CC-BY 4.0) https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0; Dates: -- Darwin, 22 December 1943 to 13 October 1944 -- Melville Bay, 1 April 1944 to 4 April 1944

Language

English

Subject

Second World War, 1939-1945; Merchant Navy; Australia; Cargo; Steamship; MV Dilga (0667)

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/C248977 [Australian War Memorial : Photograph 303198, Naval Historical Collection]; http://www.navy.gov.au/sites/default/files/documents/CURACAO_DILWORTH.pdf [MV Dilga (0667) p.170-173]; http://www.flotilla-australia.com/adsteam.htm#dilga-adsteam [Flotilla Australia - Adelaide Steamship]

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/843506

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/844056


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