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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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HMS Scorcher 1947336 views2 commentsPrefect09/24/14 at 17:33Prefect: Yes, Tigne Barracks & Stella Maris. The mast on th...
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HMS Scorcher 1947336 views2 commentsPrefect09/24/14 at 16:56pullu: Tigne in the background? It looks like Stella Ma...
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Lots of Naval Boats422 views2 commentsPrefect09/24/14 at 15:31phillrose: Any date given? So many brass hats I am surprised ...
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RAF Ta Kali 1950s638 views3 commentsPrefect08/06/14 at 19:46Ivan: Thanks for that. Glad to know I'm not going D...
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RAF Ta Kali 1950s638 views3 commentsPrefect08/06/14 at 17:34Prefect: You didn't dream it Ivan, but it wasn't ...
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RAF Ta Kali 1950s638 views3 commentsPrefect08/06/14 at 17:13Ivan: In 1962 I was an ATC cadet in No.1 (Overseas) Squa...
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5 Subs & mother ship Cyclops573 views Not sure when, Late 50's? Do not recall any names or location?? Anyone help?1 commentsdeco.rise05/24/14 at 22:11Prefect: HMS Cyclops. Msida Creek 1926 - 1938. See also. Un...
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HMS Devonshire412 viewsIn post war training role.
We Joined the Navy. By John Winton.
2 commentsPrefect04/26/14 at 02:06Prefect: But the single span remained until 1955. See here....
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Whirlwind SAR in Marsaxlokk Bay347 views1 commentsPrefect04/26/14 at 02:04pullu: Birzebbugia in the backgroud. Shell tanks visibl...
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HMS Devonshire412 viewsIn post war training role.
We Joined the Navy. By John Winton.
2 commentsPrefect04/26/14 at 01:59pullu: This must be a pre-War photo because the iron brid...
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Luqa 1946 - 48653 viewsMosquitos, Spitfire, Martinets.
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2 commentsPrefect04/23/14 at 14:12Chris Howells: I am not sure if they are Skuas, the nose doesn�...
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RFA Olna427 views©Chris Howell Collection4 commentsPrefect03/29/14 at 14:44Chris Howells: Sigh!
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Israel Destroyer ' Eilat' Marsamxett c1960573 viewsEilat was originally an R.N. Destroyer - Zealous.1 commentsdeco.rise03/14/14 at 23:07Grahame Cain: Her name was Eilat, formerly HMS Zealous. My fathe...
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RFA Olna427 views©Chris Howell Collection4 commentsPrefect02/02/14 at 08:21phillrose: To whom?
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RFA Olna427 views©Chris Howell Collection4 commentsPrefect02/01/14 at 13:37Chris Howells: No relation!
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RFA Olna427 views©Chris Howell Collection4 commentsPrefect01/12/14 at 09:45phillrose: And looking very smart indeed.
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RAF Luqa 1948660 views2 commentsPrefect01/09/14 at 08:05Prefect: Dunno. It does look odd. Its roughly where the 195...
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RAF Luqa 1948660 views2 commentsPrefect01/09/14 at 07:47Ivan: Thank you, Prefect - a very absorbing photo which ...
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RFA Eddyfirth413 viewsParlatorio Wharf.2 commentsPrefect12/01/13 at 12:09Prefect: Yes - good old windscoops.
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RFA Eddyfirth413 viewsParlatorio Wharf.2 commentsPrefect12/01/13 at 09:31phillrose: With the good old reliable air con units.
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HMS St Angelo1116 viewsFort St Angelo18 commentsPrefect09/21/13 at 07:18Prefect: A plan of HMS St Angelo on page 182 of The Malta G...
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HMS St Angelo1116 viewsFort St Angelo18 commentsPrefect09/21/13 at 06:12Sean: Does anyone know what is the building instead of t...
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HMS Ajax 1947642 viewsVeteran of the Plate, Taranto, Matapan, Crete, Force K and D Day.
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1 commentsPrefect07/27/13 at 23:39Prefect: I was aboard the US cargo vessel HOBART VICTORY in...
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HMS Ajax 1947582 viewsof River Plate fame.1 commentsPrefect07/27/13 at 23:38Prefect: I was aboard the US cargo vessel HOBART VICTORY in...
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Villa Rosa 679 views& St George's Bay 19455 commentsPrefect04/19/13 at 18:37OldBat: The Villa Rosa was the RASC officers' mess in...
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Villa Rosa 679 views& St George's Bay 19455 commentsPrefect04/01/13 at 08:20dfss: Might have dreamed of the lion.....but don't ...
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Villa Rosa 679 views& St George's Bay 19455 commentsPrefect04/01/13 at 07:01Rachel: I could have written the previous comment. Always...
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HMS Narvik & charges557 views1960 - 62.1 commentsPrefect03/30/13 at 09:12dfss: Does anyone remember the children's Christmas...
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Villa Rosa 679 views& St George's Bay 19455 commentsPrefect03/30/13 at 08:44dfss: A wonderful photo. I lived "next door" t...
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Land of Romance560 viewsAs drawn on a postcard depicting Strada Stretta before the war.
McEwans had a bottling plant in Malta.
2 commentsPrefect03/30/13 at 01:20Prefect: Artistic licence?
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Land of Romance560 viewsAs drawn on a postcard depicting Strada Stretta before the war.
McEwans had a bottling plant in Malta.
2 commentsPrefect03/29/13 at 16:51OldBat: I can't imagine there was anywhere as big as ...
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39 Squadron, RAF LUQA735 viewsThis may be optimistic at a file size of 216kb, but if you can zoom in enough there may be one or two fathers that can be recognised.1 commentsIvan02/16/13 at 00:41Prefect: To zoom hold Ctrl and click + .
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