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Where can I find information on the sinking of HMAS Sydney?

There are several useful websites:

The National Archives of Australia’s Fact sheet 111 provides information on records held at the archives as well as links to other resources and guides. For a comprehensive guide to government records follow the link in the fact sheet to The Sinking of HMAS Sydney: A Guide to Commonwealth Government Records.

The Australian War Memorial's online encyclopedia provides a brief summary of events and some useful links to other sources of information.

The Finding Sydney website contains media releases, a roll of honour, and information on the Sydney and the Finding Sydney Foundation.

Wikipedia's article on the search for HMAS Sydney and HSK Kormoran includes information on the discovery of the wrecks and their location, with links to online map and imagery providers.

There are also several useful print items available, including HMAS Sydney : loss and controversy.

Trove can help you find and get items at libraries near you. See the FAQ What is Trove and how can I use it?

The National Library can provide copies of certain materials and interlibrary loans for registered users. For more information go to our Copies Direct service.

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Last update: 2011-07-19 15:33
Author: General Reference Enquiry