13 Jun Midget submarine attack on Sydney 31 May – 1 June The Japanese Type A Kō-hyōteki-class submarines that attacked Sydney in May . cigar- shaped vessels glided along behind their escort vessel HMAS Sydney. 13 Dec Japanese and Australian authorities are discussing how the Japanese midget submarine off Sydney's northern beaches can be examined for. Japanese midget submarines and the Sydney attack Outside the funeral chapel a full naval escort fired three volleys, and the Last Post was played by a bugler.
Inside The Japanese Sub - Sydney Harbour Attacked - Sunday Night Convoy GP55 was a convoy of Allied ships that travelled from Sydney to Brisbane in June during World War II. It comprised ten cargo ships, three landing ships, tank (LSTs) and an escort of five corvettes. The Japanese submarine I attacked the convoy on 16 June, sinking the A force of midget submarines raided Sydney Harbour on the night of 31 May. 6 Jan Japanese Ko-hyoteki midget submarines attack Sydney Harbor, Australia in . 1 Jul FOR the first time selected members of the public will have permission to dive to the Japanese midget submarine M24 wreck off Sydney's.