Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Emden's gun

In Hyde Park is this captured gun. I have just finished a book about this historic event in Australian history. First Victory By Mike Carlton, a compelling read. To read more about the Battle of Cocos click here.

1 comment:

  1. What a striking monument! You have reminded me that I must get back to some historical books I need to finish. Off to check out the link now...


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