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


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Category Albums Files
Tal Handaq
8 1,400
Tal Handaq 40-50s (1947 - 1959)


259 files, last one added on Apr 17, 2018
Album viewed 23404 times

Tal Handaq 60s (1960 - 1969)


408 files, last one added on May 10, 2018
Album viewed 54847 times

Tal Handaq 70s (1970 - 1978)


151 files, last one added on Jun 17, 2018
Album viewed 33634 times

Staff (All periods)


92 files, last one added on Nov 10, 2013
Album viewed 35600 times

Music & Drama


120 files, last one added on May 29, 2015
Album viewed 9035 times



Next one 3rd Sept 2016 at Bath Uni. Email viv@dmeventservices.co.uk for info and to join reunion database or contact members.

159 files, last one added on Jun 05, 2018
Album viewed 11254 times

The Archive - Magazines, Documents, Memoirs, History.


50 files, last one added on Jun 23, 2017
Album viewed 7698 times

Other Service Schools and TH in Later Years


Verdala, Tigne, St Andrew's, Luqa, Mtarfa.

161 files, last one added on Jun 05, 2018
Album viewed 13646 times

8 albums on 1 page(s)

5 2,936
Then & Now


1032 files, last one added on Jul 01, 2018
Album viewed 107095 times

Royal Visit 1954


30 files, last one added on Apr 21, 2016
Album viewed 643 times

Naval & Military


855 files, last one added on Jul 14, 2018
Album viewed 119382 times



456 files, last one added on May 22, 2018
Album viewed 47751 times

Before Our Time


563 files, last one added on Dec 05, 2015
Album viewed 69871 times




5 albums on 1 page(s)

User galleriesThis category contains albums that belong to registered members.
9 54
4,390 files in 28 albums and 3 categories with 2,757 comments viewed 2,231,556 times

Last comments
Caption competition14 viewsOutside Astra cinema Luqa.

Answers on a postcard. No prizes, just the kudos.
1 commentsadmin07/16/18 at 13:51Sailor Boy: "Patch of ice you say, Corporal?"
Exiles Beach559 viewsPostcard. Aka Balluta Rocks c/w the Green Shed.2 commentsPrefect07/11/18 at 11:04admin: However, the theory re Russian exiles is disputed ...
Probably 1959943 viewsSue Hills & Tricia Staff at the back.
Front - Pat Glover, Wendy Cox, Dawn Fear, Alexandra Batty, Eileen Beer, Carol Robinson, Pat Woolner , Pauline Green, Valerie Lawrence ....
3 commentsPrefect07/02/18 at 16:46admin: Thank you Patsy.
Fishers of men117 viewsLuke 5:2-11

With Gasan Wayne Sliema bus below St Luke's, as per NT.
2 commentsadmin07/02/18 at 16:42admin: No, New Testament. I forget gospel & verse but it&...

Last additions
Caption competition14 viewsOutside Astra cinema Luqa.

Answers on a postcard. No prizes, just the kudos.
1 commentsadminJul 14, 2018
Feeling chuffed11 views"Train" rides round St Andrew's, Airborme Forces Day 1969.adminJul 14, 2018
Not waving but drowning9 viewsHRH transfers between HMS Eastbourne and HMS Walkerton off Malta, April 1960.adminJul 14, 2018
Treasure in Malta106 viewsFilm shot locally in the 60s.
With rising TH star Aidan Mompaolo de Piro.

Kids' stuff - but great.

Click HERE

This part one of four - the rest should list alongside.
Thanks to Anthony Zammit for uploading.
adminJul 01, 2018

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