Collection: GLADSTONE G V (REAR ADMIRAL, AO DSC RAN) COLLECTION
Four albums of black and white official prints relating to the service of Rear Admiral Geoffrey Vernon Gladstone AO DSC and bar, Royal Australian Navy (RAN).
Album One: Official RAN visit to the Philippines after a long gap in Australian - Philippine relations.
Album Two: Service as Flag Officer aboard the aircraft carrier HMAS MELBOURNE, c 1975-1977
Album Three: As captain of the destroyer tender HMAS STALWART, the largest naval vessel to be wholy designed and built in Australia, 1968
Album Four: Souvenir album presented to Admiral Gladstone after a visit to the French Pacific colony of New Caladonia, 1976
Loose prints: 8 prints of Gladstone's visit to Noumea, capital of the French territory New Caledonia, 30 August - 3 September 1976.; 10 prints of Gladstone's visit to HMAS Perth c. April 1975; study HMAS MELBOURNE, plus aerial view of the ship with personnel arranged to spell '25 Years Service - 1955 1980'; 4 prints with Gladstone as RAN Fleet Commander undertaking exercises with the USN in the Pacific.
Four hardcover albums with various size original, black and white prints, plus a further set of loose, black and white prints.