October 7 (Sun) 1945, Sydney, Australia

After steaming down the coast at slow speed last night, we duly passed thru the [Sydney Harbour] Heads, in bright sunshine, just before 0900. We crept up the harbour & secured to buoy one, a very short distance from Man-o-War Steps.

HM Ships King George V & Suffolk are at Woolloomooloo [wharf] and [HMS] Indefatigable in dry dock.

R W Ravenhill Captain 10.X.45

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HMS Newfoundland ship’s company in Sydney Harbour in 1945, Capt. R.W. Ravenhill, CBE, DSC, RN commanding (lower centre). Image courtesy of C Canhan.

 

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