Photo Gallery

1943

The first ship launched at Evans Deakin. Failed to make it into the water due to faulty rails.

1943

Another view of the ship that got stuck. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943

Often wondered where the petrol came from during the war. Here is some being unloaded at South Brisbane Interstate Station. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1942

US Troopship arriving at Hamilton. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943

Loading a patient onto a Hospital Transport for transport back to the USA. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1942

A converted Dutch ship used as a US Transport Vessel. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943

Camp Columbia, Instruction on the use of a 105mm Howitzer Gun. (Courtesy NARA College Park).

1943, September

Fresh troops arriving at Hamilton from San Francisco. Courtesy NARA, College Park.

1942

32nd Division leaving Brisbane on the "George Taylor". (Courtesy NARA, College Park.

1942

With the arrival of the Americans transporting supplies, logistics became an important business in Brisbane.

1942 September

New Refrigeration Trailers developed for the US Army QM. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1942

Another view of the George Taylor taking U S Troops from the 32 Division off to New Guinea. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1942

Loading the Georg Taylor for a trip to New Guinea. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943, September

The US Army staging Camp at Ascot, Hamilton Wharves, and the beginning of Bulimba Camp A in the distance. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943, September

Aerial View Bulimba Camp A. September 1943. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

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