DIARYINTRO3 - 4 - 190118 - 8 - 19011 - 1 - 1902
1 - 5 - 19022 - 7 - 19021 - 10 - 19021 - 1 - 19031 - 4 - 1903

 

HMS PERSEUS DIARY

 

The diary of A. Barker whilst on service aboard the Protected Cruiser, HMS Perseus in 1901/03 on the East Indies Station.

Duties included coastal policing, gun running prevention, quelling rebellions in Somalia and operations in the Gulf of Aden. (Not much changes in 100 years!!!)

 

 

 

A scan of two of the diary's pages

 

DIARYINTRO3 - 4 - 190118 - 8 - 19011 - 1 - 1902
1 - 5 - 19022 - 7 - 19021 - 10 - 19021 - 1 - 19031 - 4 - 1903