Dairy of the cruise of HMS Renown to New Zealand and Australia written by Walter Conan DorÃ©,1920.
|Gallery location||Not on display|
|Description||Dairy of the cruise of HMS RENOWN to New Zealand and Australia from 16 March 1920 to 11 October 1920 written by Walter Conan Doré. The diary includes an account of the visit of HRH Prince Edward of Wales. K.G and an illustration of HMS RENOWN, known as the ‘Greyhound of the sea’.
Also enclosed is a photograph of an unidentified naval officer and a woman dancing on deck, and a 48 page souvenir programme of the visit of HRH Prince of Wales to Adelaide, 12 July, 1920. The programme includes accounts of incidents during the voyage of HMS RENOWN.
|Date made||1920-03-16 - 1920-10-11|