RUSSIAN OUTRAGE - British trawlers attacked by Russian Navy.
Card show the damage inflited to the "Moulmein"|
approx 140 x 88 mm - Standard Size|
W & T Gaines, Bankfield Works, Burley, Leeds (Yorkshire)|
Publisher's Card No:
A ½d green stamp of
Edward VII cancelled LEEDS OC 28 04 and posted only 7 days after the
incident to Foreshaw. Burton Road, Derby|
A crease from centre left margin to the top (near to right hand corner).
Top right corner chipped, and other corners worn. Not the best of
condition, but rarely seen, or known about.
This is an incident of mistaken identity by the Russian Fleet who
mistook the trawlers for the Fleet of the Imperial Japanese Navy. Read
all about it at