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Recorded landings of naval ship HMSAS Natal

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dc.coverage.spatial Marion Island en_ZA 2015-12-06T20:09:28Z 2015-12-06T20:09:28Z 1950 en_ZA 1950
dc.description.abstract Plaque with recorded landings of the naval ship, HMSAS Natal on Marion Island. HMSAS Natal was sent down to Marion Island in 1947 to annex the island, and this plaque commemorates the event. The ship also held the distinction of sinking a German U-boat during WWII within four hours of leaving the builders' yard at Newcastle-on-Tyne. en_ZA
dc.description.sponsorship Sponsored by the National Research Foundation (South Africa) en_ZA
dc.format Image en_ZA
dc.language en_ZA en_ZA
dc.rights Copyright en_ZA
dc.subject Base en_ZA
dc.subject Marion Island en_ZA
dc.subject Ships en_ZA
dc.subject Transportation en_ZA
dc.subject Travel en_ZA
dc.subject Marion 42 en_ZA
dc.title Recorded landings of naval ship HMSAS Natal en_ZA
dc.type Images
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iso19115.mddistributor.distributorcontact Ken Kockjoy en_ZA JPG en_ZA
iso19115.mdidentification.deliverypoint Antarctic Legacy of South Africa, Faculty of Science, Private Bag X1, Matieland. Stellenbosch. South Africa. en_ZA
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