The First Victory

This documentary special recount November 9 1914, when HMAS Sydney had just departed from Albany in WA and was instructed to investigate a German ship the SS Emden near the Cocos Islands. Both ships went into combat with the Sydney overpowering the Emden. It has been regarded as the First Victory of WW1.

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November 9 1914, HMAS Sydney just departed from Albany in WA was instructed to investigate a German ship the SS Emden near the Cocos Islands. Both ships went into combat with the Sydney overpowering the Emden.
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