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Remains of the Emden

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30315A

Scope and Contents

A collection of photographs of the wreck of the German Cruiser 'Emden', sunk by HMAS 'Sydney' whilst attacking the Cocos-Keeling Islands on 9 November 1914.

These photographs were extracted from the file in the RCS Archives on 'The Empire at War', edited for the Royal Empire Society by Sir Charles Lucas. References appear in volume III at pages 29, 76, 78, 212-3 and 223.


  • 1914-11-09

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This collection level description was entered by SG using information from the original typescript catalogue.



Includes index.
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