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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Salerno Company 41 CDO RM395 viewsLeaving St Angelo to embark in Sir Lancelot.Prefect
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Auld Lang Syne 30 March 1979424 viewsFrom Navy News via this recommended site - Royal Marines in Malta.Prefect
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Lascaris Tunnel from "The Ditch" ©441 viewsPrefect
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Lascaris Comcen ©654 viewsMemoirs of an Inmate.
Lascaris Association
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HAFMED428 viewsNato HQ opened in 1953 and closed rather suddenly in 1971.
NATO UNCLAS
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NAAFI HQ418 viewsBuilt 1949 at Flagstone Wharf, Marsa.Prefect
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Blue Ranger for Sea 1952 ©450 views Captain H W Flint RFA does the Boyhood of Raleigh.phillrose
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The Dockyard 1954515 viewsPrefect
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NATO Exercise Sliema Creek 1956515 viewsAnd Manxman.Prefect
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ANZAC DAY 1953585 viewsThe Honourable Miss Mabel Strickland chats with Flight Lieutenant John Britten RAAF.
Lots more here.
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RAAF airmen at the Ferry 1952-54.430 viewsLots more here.Prefect
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Passing the Mail423 viewsEuryalus - Vigo 1952
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Dolphin & Eagle340 viewsFinal edition.Prefect
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HMAS Vengeance 1955434 viewsAnd probably Freshspring.
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See Freshspring now.
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HMS Ark Royal 1955604 viewsCC License-FlickrPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1958459 viewsHer bell is at a church in Plymstock, here.Prefect
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HMS Ranpura 1958495 viewsGoing home.1 commentsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1953364 viewsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1946413 viewsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1946342 viewsPrefect
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HMS Hermes 1962506 viewsPrefect
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New Memorial to Op Pedestal380 viewsPhoto MoD Crown Copyright.Prefect
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HMS Dunkirk495 viewsPrefect
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HMS Tally-Ho 1957554 viewsPrefect
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Another bomb scare at the Law Courts344 viewsPrefect
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St Andrew's Handed Over422 viewsOctober 1977Prefect
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HMS Ark Royal418 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 1948575 viewsAt Kalafrana with Lt. Forte for Rear-Admiral The Earl Mountbatten of Burma.Prefect
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The Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire)672 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 AEW2412 viewsPrefect
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HMS Euryalus 1950762 views1 commentsDavid Woolfenden
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HMS Constance 1954515 viewsPrefect
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