Peter Cundall: The ‘Lizzy’ and the Coweambah

Posted on: Mon 6 May 2019

Peter, Secretary of The Nautical Association of Australia, gives us a great insight into two of the ships that Jim Gadd had crewed on during World War Two.

Producer Helen Meyer

Nautical Association of Australia

Main Photo:  Sydney NSW 1941.  Port side view of the British Transport RMS Queen Elizabeth which carried Australian troops to the Middle East on four occasions during 1941.  The R.A.N. tender ‘Ripple’ is alongside.   AWM

S-96 Coweambah. Photo provided by US Army Small Ships and used with permission

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