Australian transport in Albany Harbour, Western Australia

Production date
Apr 1916
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph shows a ship in the Albany Harbour, Western Australia. The ship is unidentified but carried Australian troops during World War I. A group of men are standing on the foreshore and behind them is the ship. The photograph is glued to a page in Leo Bestall's diary and album. Underneath it he has written: Australian transport in Albany Harbour.
Photographer, Leo Bestall.

Date, exact date unknown but probably sometime in April/May 1916 as Leo embarked from Wellington on 1 April 1916.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph.
Height x Width: 36 x 60mm
Subject date
Apr 1916
May 1916
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 19114
Other number(s)
19114, 91608

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