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#19612 - The Emden Bell

Resource ID
19612
Title/subtitle
The Emden Bell
Author/Creator
Hyslop, Robert
Format
Sound Recording
Publisher
Canberra : Canberra and District Historical Society, 1989
Physical description
1 cassette tape
Summary
Recounts the history of the German raider SMS Emden and its Captain, Karl von Muller, and its sinking by HMAS Sydney off Cocos Island in 1914. The presentation focuses on the Emden bell and its subsequent recovery and installation in the Australian War Memorial.
Location
Drawer no 6
Availability
Not for loan.
Notes
Presentation given on 14 February 1989.
World War One; First World War