1925 Modify Page Content Ship Summary Vessel BENALLA Masters Sheepwash, John Stigant Journey Origin London Destination Port Adelaide, Outer Harbor Arrive Date Saturday, October 31, 1925 Media Upload Media PassengersView Full List Submit ALLEN, M. Age 19 Occupation Domestic AMOS, A. Age 4 AMOS, D. Age 27 Occupation Chauffeur AMOS, J. Age 27 Occupation Housewife AMOS, M. Age 1 Comment My Uncle, Edward Cannon was Linda Berwick (not verified) on Wed, 2018-08-29 19:42 My Uncle, Edward Cannon was just 15 years old when he boarded this ship at Tilbury Docks on 25th September 1925. He was a Dreadnought boy on his way to a better life in Australia. We have letters from Ted while on board and he spoke of the 'good food' and helping the waiters. He arrived in Sydney Harbour on 30th October and was sent to Wingham in NSW to work on a farm. Sadly, just 4 weeks after arriving in Australia he drowned in The Bright Manning River at the age of 16. reply Your Stories Your name * E-mail * Post your story * Submit Leave this field blank Share this Page Share this voyage with your friends and followers online.