Aerial view of sailors on the deck of the HMAS Bombo
Australia, United States of America
19 Jun 1920 - 19 Jun 2001
The Bombo was originally a coastal cargo steamer that was commissioned by the Navy during the Second World War as a minesweeper and later as a stores carrier. Robert Klippel served on this ship when he first enlisted in the Navy.
gelatin silver photograph
13.2 x 8.3 cm image; 14.0 x 9.0 cm sheet
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
National Art Archive. Gift of Andrew Klippel 2017. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program
Not on display