Alec Broughton Doyle

View in Catalogue Record

First name: Alec

Middle name: Broughton

Last name: Doyle

Personal information:

Alec Broughton Doyle was born at Scone, N.S.W. in 1888. He entered the Royal Australian Navy in 1912 and was Engineer Oficer on the H.M.A.S. Parramatta, 1914. He was Engineer Manager at Garden Island dockyard 1933-1942, Director of Engineering (Naval), 1942-1943 and 3rd Naval Member of the Australasian Naval Board and Chief of Construction, 1943-1948

Ragtime sketches on board our transport / Vasco, 1917
Ragtime sketches captures mateship on route to the Front

Eighty days on the transport ship Suevic afforded caricaturist Louis Vasco plenty of time to observe. These Ragtime Sketches On Board Our Tranport capture the chaps uniquely, and their life at sea on route to England. Read more about Louis Vasco in Stories.

Ph: +61 2 9273 1414
Fax: +61 2 9273 1255

State Library of NSW
Macquarie Street,
Sydney NSW 2000,

Media Enquiries