Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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HAFMED410 viewsNato HQ opened in 1953 and closed rather suddenly in 1971.
NATO UNCLAS
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NAAFI HQ399 viewsBuilt 1949 at Flagstone Wharf, Marsa.Prefect
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Blue Ranger for Sea 1952 ©432 views Captain H W Flint RFA does the Boyhood of Raleigh.phillrose
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The Dockyard 1954495 viewsPrefect
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NATO Exercise Sliema Creek 1956498 viewsAnd Manxman.Prefect
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ANZAC DAY 1953573 viewsThe Honourable Miss Mabel Strickland chats with Flight Lieutenant John Britten RAAF.
Lots more here.
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RAAF airmen at the Ferry 1952-54.413 viewsLots more here.Prefect
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Passing the Mail407 viewsEuryalus - Vigo 1952
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Dolphin & Eagle330 viewsFinal edition.Prefect
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HMAS Vengeance 1955423 viewsAnd probably Freshspring.
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See Freshspring now.
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HMS Ark Royal 1955593 viewsCC License-FlickrPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1958449 viewsHer bell is at a church in Plymstock, here.Prefect
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HMS Ranpura 1958482 viewsGoing home.1 commentsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1953352 viewsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1946404 viewsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1946332 viewsPrefect
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HMS Hermes 1962491 viewsPrefect
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New Memorial to Op Pedestal368 viewsPhoto MoD Crown Copyright.Prefect
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HMS Dunkirk484 viewsPrefect
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HMS Tally-Ho 1957544 viewsPrefect
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Another bomb scare at the Law Courts330 viewsPrefect
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St Andrew's Handed Over409 viewsOctober 1977Prefect
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HMS Ark Royal406 viewsDeparting to the sound of "Sailing" in November 1977 on what turned out to be her penultimate visit.Prefect
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HMS Falcon Guard 1948562 viewsAt Kalafrana with Lt. Forte for Rear-Admiral The Earl Mountbatten of Burma.Prefect
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The Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire)658 viewsBeing inspected by the Governor General, Sir Maurice Dorman in 1966.
"In 1966 the security situation in Aden deteriorated and reinforcement companies of the Loyals were rotated from Malta, and the following year the Lancashires played a distinguished part in the difficult final months of the bitter anti-terrorist campaign, amassing more operational awards there than any other unit."
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Shackleton AEW2394 viewsPrefect
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HMS Euryalus 1950747 views1 commentsDavid Woolfenden
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HMS Constance 1954503 viewsPrefect
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HMS Cockade 1958681 viewsPrefect
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HMS Comet 1954696 viewsCo Class fitted as minelayer.Prefect
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HMS Contest 1955402 viewsCo Class fitted as minelayer.Prefect
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HMS Concord 1947605 views2 commentsPrefect
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