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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Salerno Company 41 CDO RM384 viewsLeaving St Angelo to embark in Sir Lancelot.Prefect
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Auld Lang Syne 30 March 1979413 viewsFrom Navy News via this recommended site - Royal Marines in Malta.Prefect
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Lascaris Tunnel from "The Ditch" ©426 viewsPrefect
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Lascaris Comcen ©635 viewsMemoirs of an Inmate.
Lascaris Association
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HAFMED418 viewsNato HQ opened in 1953 and closed rather suddenly in 1971.
NATO UNCLAS
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NAAFI HQ402 viewsBuilt 1949 at Flagstone Wharf, Marsa.Prefect
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Blue Ranger for Sea 1952 ©439 views Captain H W Flint RFA does the Boyhood of Raleigh.phillrose
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The Dockyard 1954500 viewsPrefect
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NATO Exercise Sliema Creek 1956503 viewsAnd Manxman.Prefect
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ANZAC DAY 1953574 viewsThe Honourable Miss Mabel Strickland chats with Flight Lieutenant John Britten RAAF.
Lots more here.
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RAAF airmen at the Ferry 1952-54.417 viewsLots more here.Prefect
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Passing the Mail413 viewsEuryalus - Vigo 1952
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Dolphin & Eagle331 viewsFinal edition.Prefect
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HMAS Vengeance 1955425 viewsAnd probably Freshspring.
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See Freshspring now.
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HMS Ark Royal 1955595 viewsCC License-FlickrPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1958451 viewsHer bell is at a church in Plymstock, here.Prefect
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HMS Ranpura 1958485 viewsGoing home.1 commentsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1953356 viewsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1946405 viewsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1946334 viewsPrefect
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HMS Hermes 1962495 viewsPrefect
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New Memorial to Op Pedestal370 viewsPhoto MoD Crown Copyright.Prefect
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HMS Dunkirk486 viewsPrefect
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HMS Tally-Ho 1957545 viewsPrefect
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Another bomb scare at the Law Courts333 viewsPrefect
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St Andrew's Handed Over411 viewsOctober 1977Prefect
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HMS Ark Royal409 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 1948564 viewsAt Kalafrana with Lt. Forte for Rear-Admiral The Earl Mountbatten of Burma.Prefect
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The Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire)661 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 AEW2399 viewsPrefect
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HMS Euryalus 1950752 views1 commentsDavid Woolfenden
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HMS Constance 1954506 viewsPrefect
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