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On this day

On this day
16 April

1895 — The Royal Navy depot at Circular Quay was transferred to Garden Island

1941 — During a single patrol in a period of aggressive night raids and patrols around the perimeter of the besieged port of TOBRUK, 2/48th Battalion troops captured 803 prisoners. There were two Australian casualties

1967 — HMAS HOBART began her involvement in Operation Sea Dragon during the VIETNAM WAR