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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

Memories of the Royal Naval School, Malta, 1947 - 1978.


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HMS / HMT Brigand759 viewsRescue Tug operating out of Malta with mainly Maltese Crew.
Built 1937. Paid off 1960 after 22 years Med service.

War service HERE
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HMS Undaunted557 viewsOperated out of Malta during Cyprus Patrol Duties 1959/60.
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HMS Mediator808 viewsRescue Tug operated out of Malta with mainly Maltese Crew.
Bustler Class. Built 1944, sold 1964.
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HMS Manxman512 viewsPassing Tigne Point backwards (I reckon).Prefect
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HMS Mary Rose459 viewsAlgerine Class.
The Admiralty never wastes a good name.
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HMS Miner VI489 viewsMinelayer - Diving Tender.
Long term resident of the creeks. Sold 1968. Renamed Minor Eagle/Jylland II/ Cominoland. Sunk as diving reef off Gozo 2006.

More HERE (scroll down to 19 June 2016).
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YC 345464 viewsOne of Phil's Dad's charges.Prefect
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RFA Tiderace410 views1956
Renamed Tideflow in 1958.
Rex Cooper
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HMS Devonshire522 views©Chris Howell CollectionPrefect
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HMS Devonshire 1974675 views©Chris Howell CollectionPrefect
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Moorhen572 views3 commentsPrefect
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HMS Broadsword537 viewsPrefect
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HMS Sirius503 views©Chris Howell CollectionPrefect
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HMS Euryalus487 views©Chris Howell CollectionPrefect
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HMS Naiad575 views©Chris Howell CollectionPrefect
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RFA Tidespring485 views1963Prefect
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HMS Stubbington672 viewsMid 60s with the 7th MS.1 commentsPrefect
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RAF Propaganda 1973603 views2 commentsPrefect
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HMS Warden562 viewsPrefect
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Admiralty Tug Robust 1946562 viewsPrefect
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HMS Euroclydon aka Verdala743 viewsComplete with Palm Tree
1944-5
Les Hutton
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1st Destroyer Sqn 1961913 viewsHMS Solebay (Captain. 'D') leading Saintes, Finisterre, ahead of Camperdown. Leaving Malta for the last time (20th Sept. 1961)Prefect
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USS John F Kennedy484 views2004Prefect
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USS John F Kennedy944 views20041 commentsPrefect
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HMS Victorious c 1960546 viewsPrefect
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HMS Manxman626 viewsLaid up off Manoel I, 1950s
Specially for you Phill.
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HMS Leander535 viewsPassing the Città di Livorno.
GGM
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HMS Galatea643 views1978
GGM
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LST Empire Grebe506 viewsLanding Ship Tank, operated by the Ministry of Transport for the Army. Crewed & managed by Atlantic Steam and then British India.Prefect
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LST Empire Guillemot596 viewsBuilt by Davie Shipbuilding, Lauzon 1945. L3525. Named HMS Walcheren in 1947. Empire Guillemot in 1956. Sold Singapore for scrapping 1968.Prefect
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LST Empire Skua486 viewsPrefect
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Grenadier Guards 1950s711 views1 commentsPrefect
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