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Peter Horobin and Lloyd Blake interviewed by Rob Willis in the Submariners oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 4700401
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Horobin, Peter, 1943-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2009 
2 sound files (ca. 130 min.) 
Series

Submariners oral history project.

Summary

Peter Horobin talks about his early life and interest in the Navy; his career in the Navy; his interest in submarines; the unique culture and folklore of the submarine service; 'surface navy'; humorous situations; political situations during the 1970s in which he was involved.

Biography/History

Peter Horobin served as a Commander on the Oberon class submarines.

Notes

Recorded by Olya Willis.

Summary accompanied by photograph.

Recorded on 17 August 2009 at Perth, W.A.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available (6 p.) 
Subjects Horobin, Peter, 1943- -- Interviews.  |  Blake, Lloyd, 1944- -- Interviews.  |  Australia. Royal Australian Navy -- Officers.  |  Submariners -- Australia -- Interviews.
Occupation Naval officers.
Other authors/contributors Blake, Lloyd, 1944-, Interviewee  |  Willis, Rob, 1944-, Interviewer

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