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

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Tal Handaq
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Tal Handaq 40-50s (1947 - 1959)


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Tal Handaq 60s (1960 - 1969)


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420 files, last one added on Dec 12, 2019
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Tal Handaq 70s (1970 - 1978)


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157 files, last one added on Dec 17, 2019
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Staff (All periods)


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93 files, last one added on Nov 10, 2013
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Music & Drama


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120 files, last one added on May 29, 2015
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Reunions


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

166 files, last one added on Feb 25, 2019
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The Archive - Magazines, Documents, Memoirs, History.


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56 files, last one added on Jul 06, 2019
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Other Service Schools and TH in Later Years


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

167 files, last one added on Aug 06, 2019
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Malta
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Then & Now


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Royal Visit 1954


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30 files, last one added on Apr 21, 2016
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Naval & Military


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873 files, last one added on Jan 17, 2020
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Transport


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465 files, last one added on Jan 05, 2020
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Before Our Time


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564 files, last one added on Jul 25, 2019
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Battle scar17 views"Sergeant Gordon Tweedale of 185 Squadron [was] shot down and killed in his first sortie in a Spitfire. Tweedale’s Spitfire ... crashed in Lija ... . The scarred wall of a building on the corner of Saviour Street, damaged by the Spitfire in the final moments of its terminal dive, remains a poignant reminder... ."
Text from Air Battle for Malta by Anthony Rogers, published by Greenhill Books, c/o Pen & Sword Books Ltd.
Picture courtesy of Google Street View; screenshot taken November 2019.
1 commentsIvan01/21/20 at 20:37admin: Ivan - got both your messages, replied to both. Ch...
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Filming The Malta Story 1952803 viewsĦaġar Qim or Mnajdra?
More about it here.
6 commentsPrefect01/13/20 at 12:29admin:
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Filming The Malta Story 1952803 viewsĦaġar Qim or Mnajdra?
More about it here.
6 commentsPrefect01/13/20 at 11:09Ivan: For anyone who reads this in time, and who may be ...
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Making a comeback15 viewsNewly restored buses for hire from Malta Bus Co-op1 commentsadmin01/05/20 at 14:24Ivan: That is a fine photograph. What a good idea; I wis...

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St_Saviour_St2C_Lija.jpg
Battle scar17 views"Sergeant Gordon Tweedale of 185 Squadron [was] shot down and killed in his first sortie in a Spitfire. Tweedale’s Spitfire ... crashed in Lija ... . The scarred wall of a building on the corner of Saviour Street, damaged by the Spitfire in the final moments of its terminal dive, remains a poignant reminder... ."
Text from Air Battle for Malta by Anthony Rogers, published by Greenhill Books, c/o Pen & Sword Books Ltd.
Picture courtesy of Google Street View; screenshot taken November 2019.
1 commentsIvanJan 17, 2020
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Ray Calleja inventor of Twistees passes to the great tuckshop in the sky16 viewsRead more HEREadminJan 09, 2020
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Making a comeback15 viewsNewly restored buses for hire from Malta Bus Co-op1 commentsadminJan 05, 2020
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Merry Christmas from Valletta 201922 viewsThis is a large Christmas "tree" of illuminated Mdina-glass baubles on display in Valletta.2 commentsadminDec 24, 2019

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