Friday, April 11, 2014

travel by ship via bombay-1915



Page history last edited by Lenore Frost 8 months ago
Volunteers of Essendon and Flemington, 1914-1918


Embarkation with the 4th Field Ambulance,  Ajana 4 June 1915

From the Williams Brothers' Album: Williams G G Pte 3355

Leaving Broadmeadows Camp, 1915

Good-bye Melbourne Town Just moving off 4/6/15
Ajana leaving Melbourne 4 June 1915 with the 6th Field Ambulance.

Boat drill in case of fire in Mid ocean on board A31 SS Ajana.

A little music on board SS Ajana Troopship A31 notice Andy and Joe in this photo.

Calling at Bombay 1915

Pulling in life boats previous to entering Princes Dock Bombay.

Lady Hardinge Red Cross Hospital Bombay.

Native bullock wagons making for Victoria Dock, Bombay.

This view was taken from the Bombay Post Office steps.  Notice the swarms of pigeons, the natives feed & worship them.

Municipal offices, Bombay.


Arriving at Suez 17 July 1915

Indian troopship Malta just outside Suez Canal 17/7/15.

Ship off Suez.

SS Ajana at Suez.