Photograph - 'HMVS Nelson', Victoria, 1937-1939 Image Reg. No: MM 117857

Black and white photograph of a replica of the H.M.V.S. Nelson.

One of 48 photographs in a photographic album. Taken by D.R.Goodwin, Royal Australian Navy (R.A.N.) 1937-1939. The images are of H.M.A.S Cerberus and other naval ships, naval training and field gun crews.
Black and white photograph mounted in a photographic album.
Description Of Content:
A model of HMVS Nelson dressed at HMAS Cerberus (Flinder Naval Depot) around the time of World War II.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr (David) Goodwin
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 65 mm (Height), 110 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: ships, buildings, flags, naval forces
Themes this item is part of: Able Seaman David Ralph Goodwin (aka Ralph Goodwin) (1921-2011), The Royal Australian Navy, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Personal Effects
Tertiary Classification: photography
Inscriptions: Hand written in white ink on album page; 'MODEL OF H.M.A.S. [sic] NELSON / DRESSED.'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Flinders, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia, 1937-1939
Photographer: Mr David Goodwin - Royal Australian Navy (RAN), 1937-1939
Place Depicted: Royal Australian Navy Flinders Naval Depot, Flinders, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia, 1937-1939

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