Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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LST Empire Shearwater341 viewsLST 3033. Built by Williams Pickersgill & Sons Ltd, Sunderland 1945. AA firing ship in 1950/51. Empire Shearwater in 1956. Scrapped Terneuzan 1962.Prefect
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Kalafrana & Hal Far 1958445 viewsPrefect
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USN Cougars over Marsaxlokk 1958368 viewsWikipediaPrefect
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12th. Suffolk282 viewsMalta Garrison
The Old Dozen
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11th. Devonshire274 viewsMalta Garrison
The Bloody Eleventh
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10th. Lincolnshire250 viewsMalta Garrison
The Poachers. The Yellow Bellies
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9th. Norfolk262 viewsMalta Garrison
The Fighting Ninth. The Holy Boys.
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HMS Cassandra 1963413 views1 commentsPrefect
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Sea Giant330 viewsAt Malta 1955 - 1965.Prefect
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HMS Ark Royal 1977539 viewsPrefect
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RAF 60ft General Service Pinnace Mk.II 1366 684 views © Edgar Vella. Marsamxett about 1968.
More about them here.
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My Little Boat425 viewsPieta Creek with RASC Launches beyond.Prefect
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HMS Bermuda432 views1 commentsPrefect
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HMNZS Royalist623 viewsPrefect
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HMS Cheviot 1953395 viewsPassing White Star Line Britannic which seems to be off her beaten track.Prefect
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HMS Charity 1949537 viewsPrefect
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HMS Carron 1959619 viewsPrefect
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HMS Caprice 1959560 viewsPrefect
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HMAFV Bridport 1955643 viewsIn 1946 the RAF took over two Bangor class Minesweepers, HMS Bridport and Bridlington, they became H.M.A.F.V's,[Her Majesty's Airforce Vessel's]. These vessels were operated,home and overseas on long range weapons and sonar bouy recovery amongst other duties, until 1958 when both were scrapped. Prefect
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8th. King's (Liverpool)293 viewsMalta Garrison
The Leather Hats
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7th. Royal Fusiliers (City of London)558 viewsMalta Garrison
The Elegant Extracts
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6th. Royal Warwickshire265 viewsMalta Garrison
The Saucy Sixth
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5th. Northumberland Fusiliers370 viewsMalta Garrison
The Fighting Fifth. Old & Bold
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4th. King's Own (Royal Lancaster)262 viewsMalta Garrison. Cholera 1865.
Barrell's Blues. The Lions. "The King's, the Queens, the Royal Marines, the Tangerines."
Regimental Museum
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3rd. The Buffs (Royal East Kent)275 viewsMalta GarrisonPrefect
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2nd. The Queen's (Royal West Surrey)259 views Malta Garrison
Kirke's Lambs
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1st. Royal Scots289 viewsMalta Garrison
Pontius Pilate's Bodyguard
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Final Commando Parade405 views16 March 1977 at St Andrew's when 41 CDO Group trooped the Colour before the Colonel Commandant, Earl Mountbatten. Thereafter one company group, based at Luqa, remained to cover the final withdrawal in 1979.
Royal Marines in Malta
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Salerno Company 41 CDO RM381 viewsLeaving St Angelo to embark in Sir Lancelot.Prefect
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Auld Lang Syne 30 March 1979405 viewsFrom Navy News via this recommended site - Royal Marines in Malta.Prefect
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Lascaris Tunnel from "The Ditch" ©419 viewsPrefect
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Lascaris Comcen ©624 viewsMemoirs of an Inmate.
Lascaris Association
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