Harry Cruger: 15yo in convoy with troops heading north

31 May 1942.  15 year old Harry sailed out of Sydney Harbour as an Ordinary Seaman aboard the SS Ormiston in convoy with SS Katoomba and SS Canberra, carrying Australian Troops .  That same afternoon Japanese submarines entered Sydney Harbour.   Two years later SS Ormiston herself was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine off Coffs Harbour … Continue reading Harry Cruger: 15yo in convoy with troops heading north