A German landing party from the Emden arrives in Australian territory. 1914.
The Battle of Cocos took place in the Cocos (Keeling) Islands, a territory of Australia, on the 9th of November, 1914.
The German ship in China earlier the same year.
Australian light cruiser HMAS Sydney responded to a German attack on a communications centre.
The Emden, wrecked after the battle.
The German light cruiser SMS Emden was sunk by the Australians. Four Australians and 134 Germans died.