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A group of fleet navigation officers in the Australian army
- Not on display
- Further information
In 1939 when World War II breaks out, Robert Klippel is called up to the navy. Klippel spends 2-3 months training at Snapper Island, near Birchgrove, and is then stationed as a guard at the Cockatoo Island Docks, Sydney.
- Place of origin
- gelatin silver photograph
- 4.2 x 6.4 cm image/sheet
- Signature & date
Not signed. Dated c., verso, pencil "1940".
- National Art Archive. Gift of Andrew Klippel 2017. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program
- Accession number