HMAS Sydney Mast memorial at Bradleys Head & ANMM: James Craig Sydney Harbour; HMAS Sydney; On 19 November 1941, Sydney was involved in a mutually destructive engagement with the German auxiliary cruiser Kormoran, and was lost with all 645 aboard. The wrecks of both ships were lost until 2008; Sydney was found on 17 March, five days after her adversary. Sydney’s defeat is commonly attributed to the proximity of the two ships during the engagement

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kevin mcvay on July 7, 2011





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K@rin on December 14, 2011

Beautiful B/W giving a special atmosphere to this photo, like, best wishes Karin

kevin mcvay on December 26, 2011


Thank you K@rin for your visit I truly appreciate all of the wonderful compliments and feedback on this piece


Alien Alienovic on February 14, 2012


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Photo details

  • Uploaded on March 16, 2009
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    by kevin mcvay
    • Camera: SONY DSLR-A350
    • Taken on 2009/03/13 22:39:54
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 120.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/9.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash