Photo Gallery

1943

The base for the new pivot being installed in the ground. (Courtesy NARA, Colege Park).

1943, July

Test firing the pivot mounted gun at Lytton. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943

Trialing a Howitzer on an LCM in Moreton Bay. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943, July

LCM and an Army Transport vessel heading out to Moreton Island to test fire a Howitzer from an LCM.

1943, May

A slightly different view of Newstead. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943, August

Training to land an LST at Bribie Island. (Courtesy Nara, College Park)

1943, August

Loading a 2.5 ton truck on an LST. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943, August

Rocket Launcher installed on a Dutch Transport Ship, in Brisbane. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943, August

A typical Radar detector used in Australia during WW II, (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943, May

Aeriel View of US naval base under construction at Colmslie. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943, May

The remnants of the Rufus King being turned into a floating dock. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943, June

General View of the bow section of the Rufus King. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943, June

Another view of "Half Rufus". Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943, June

Some interior work On the Half Rufus King. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

1943, June

Construction of the Dry Dock at Bulimba. Built for submarines. (Courtesy NARA, College Park).

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