Boy sailor chats with German skipper

November 11, 2014

One of the Gallipoli veterans whom I interviewed many years ago was Ernie Boston, a 16 year old aboard the first HMAS Sydney. Ernie had a remarkable conversation with the German captain of the destroyed SMS Emden in November 1914.

 

You can read the Mosman Daily story about Ernie here

 

 

 

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