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Lantern Slide - Going Ashore at Sierra Leone from HMAT Borda, 1916 Image Reg. No: MM 036463

Lantern slide depicting Australian soldiers leaving their ship HMAT Borda in a smaller boat and going ashore. The Borda left Sydney in October 1916.
Lantern slide, rectangular, printed with black and white photograph. Thin black border.
Description Of Content:
Photograph of a group of soldiers crowded on board a small boat being towed by a rope. Large troopship with funnel and lifeboats to the left.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 82 mm (Height), 82 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918, military history, soldiers, lantern slides
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: troop ships
Format: Lantern Slide: Black & White; Standard (3¼ in. x 3¼ in.)
Place & Date Depicted: Sierra Leone, 1916


Robert Dinham Posted on 14 Jun 2012 2:00 PM
An interesting photo,I believe my grandfather was on that ship.

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