When Woolloongabba was Wattle Scented

Saturday, July 9, 2011

Royal Australian Navy. Photo of H.M.A.S. Anzac in Brisbane, 1920.

Crowds on the docks in Brisbane, July, 1923, catching a glimpse of the newly H.M.A.S. Anzac was presented to the Australian Government in March 1919 and commissioned into the Royal Australian Navy on 27 January 1920. The ship was eventually scuttled off Sydney on in 1936.

Sailors on board H.M.A.S. Anzac ca.1923


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