Territory Stories

Princess Marguerite

Details:

Title

Princess Marguerite

Collection

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

Date

2021

Location

Darwin Harbour

Nation of service

Canada

Service

Merchant Navy

Service branch

Passenger Steamship

Unit

Princess Marguerite

Parent unit

Canadian Pacific Railway Co.

Date arrived in NT

1941-12-06

Date left the NT

1941-12-07

History

In September 1939 Princess Marguerite was requisitioned by the Royal Canadian Navy for use as troop ship. She made 1 trip to Darwin.

Notes

Metadata: Attribution International 4.0 (CC-BY 4.0) https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0

Language

English

Subject

Second World War, 1939-1945; Merchant Navy; Canada; Passengers; Steamship; Princess Marguerite

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/C250240 [Australian War Memorial : Photograph 303818, Naval Historical Collection]; http://www.navy.gov.au/sites/default/files/documents/POLYNESIEN_TO_PUNYELROO.pdf [Princess Marguerite p.147]

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/843601

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/844070


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