This is the story of the first two convoys that transported soldiers of the Australian Expeditionary Force named the Australian Imperial Force (AIF) and of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) to the WWI battlefields.
They congregated in King George Sound (Albany) in late 1914. Included are descriptions of both convoy's (all ships) to Egypt, life on board, etc.. 278 x 205mm., pp. x, 176, black & white plates, appendices. (1-9), bibliography., index. A4 paperback (booklet), stiff illustrated card covers. NEW.