Bob Semple - Support of the Navy

Running time
42 sec
Date made
Department of Veterans' Affairs


We were shipped into the place, I personally went in and we shall be ever be grateful to our navy, the destroyers and those ships that supported and kept us alive because without the navy we would not have seen out the distance.

So I went into Tobruk, to be quite honest, on the Vampire, HMAS Vampire. The Vampire, Vendetta, Waterhen and these vessels did countless runs and they put the, they came in on the phases of the moon at night, into the harbour in that period to get in and dump whatever they had.

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