Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Then & Now


1035 files, last one added on Apr 09, 2019
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Royal Visit 1954


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Naval & Military


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459 files, last one added on Feb 25, 2019
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Before Our Time


563 files, last one added on Dec 05, 2015
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Last comments - Malta
HMS Forth 688 viewsWith Striker & Sefton alongside1 commentsPrefect03/01/19 at 01:08kenneth c proudlove: Excellent photo, after all, the 1959 Sicily trip w...
HMS Woodbridge Haven 19594480 viewsIn Sliema Creek with the Minesweeping Squadron.
E Ferreira
1 commentsPrefect02/05/19 at 05:34kenneth c proudlove: Excellent photo, lived in Gazira, and looked out t...
Batman breadmobile159 viewscirca 1980? Anyone remember this?1 commentsadmin02/01/19 at 20:26admin: It was registered 22095 and subsequently K-2095. I...
Trooper R Martin d. 191875 viewsWhat does Trooper Martin have to do with Malta's part in World War One? Malta, 'Nurse of the Mediterranean' cared for casualties from the Gallipoli and Salonika campaigns. Martin died like thousands of others - but only after surviving one of the world's first open heart surgeries AND being operated upon by one of the first woman surgeons. He has become famous 100 years later.


...and HERE

...and HERE

We will remember them.
1 commentsadmin11/10/18 at 23:28admin: ...and even more HERE - click on his photo (with s...

Last additions - Malta
RN families' clinic Tower Road27 viewsWell, they were made to keep the facade - so they did.....(taken 2018).adminApr 09, 2019
The Parting Shot46 viewsFinal Farewell - the then President of Malta Anton Buttigieg giving the last goodbye as HMS London departs the Grand Harbour on 1st April 1979, the last British naval vessel to leave Malta on the ultimate withdrawal from Malta. She wears the flag of the last Commander of the British forces in Malta, Rear Admiral O N A Cecil CB.

The end of an era - nearly 180 years of the Royal Navy at Malta.
adminApr 01, 2019
Farewell to BFBS Malta, 40 years ago.33 viewsFarewell to BFBS Malta, 31st March 1979 - open the LINK HERE and click on the small black panel to listen.adminApr 01, 2019
On the beach25 viewsA Royal Navy hovercraft glides onto the sand at Mellieha Bay in 1970.

Photo : Miguel Bonello
adminMar 13, 2019

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