Maetsuycker MV (1679)

Dublin Core

Title

Maetsuycker MV (1679)

Military Unit Item Type Metadata

Unit History

Maetsuycker was evacuated from the Dutch East Indies and redeployed to transport Australian troops and brought RAAF Fighter Wing 1 personnel to Darwin. She was converted to a hospital ship in Melbourne in October 1943 and made 1 trip to Darwin.

Parent Unit

Koninklijke Paketvaaet Maatschappij (KPM)

Locations

Darwin Harbour

Dates

22 February 1943 to 23 February 1943

Nation

Netherlands

Service

Merchant Navy

Branch

Passenger Cargo

Bibliography

Resources at your Library:
Maetsuycker MS (1679)

Files

Collection

Citation

“Maetsuycker MV (1679),” Northern Territory Library, accessed October 20, 2020, http://www.ntlexhibit.nt.gov.au/items/show/1796.

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