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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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6th. Royal Warwickshire295 viewsMalta Garrison
The Saucy Sixth
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5th. Northumberland Fusiliers399 viewsMalta Garrison
The Fighting Fifth. Old & Bold
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4th. King's Own (Royal Lancaster)292 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)300 viewsMalta GarrisonPrefect
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2nd. The Queen's (Royal West Surrey)291 views Malta Garrison
Kirke's Lambs
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1st. Royal Scots319 viewsMalta Garrison
Pontius Pilate's Bodyguard
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Final Commando Parade455 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 RM426 viewsLeaving St Angelo to embark in Sir Lancelot.Prefect
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Auld Lang Syne 30 March 1979479 viewsFrom Navy News via this recommended site - Royal Marines in Malta.Prefect
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Lascaris Tunnel from "The Ditch" ©482 viewsPrefect
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Lascaris Comcen ©729 viewsMemoirs of an Inmate.
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HAFMED474 viewsNato HQ opened in 1953 and closed rather suddenly in 1971.
NATO UNCLAS
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NAAFI HQ461 viewsBuilt 1949 at Flagstone Wharf, Marsa.Prefect
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Blue Ranger for Sea 1952 ©621 views Captain H W Flint RFA does the Boyhood of Raleigh.phillrose
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The Dockyard 1954565 viewsPrefect
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NATO Exercise Sliema Creek 1956567 viewsAnd Manxman.Prefect
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ANZAC DAY 1953616 viewsThe Honourable Miss Mabel Strickland chats with Flight Lieutenant John Britten RAAF.
Lots more here.
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RAAF airmen at the Ferry 1952-54.476 viewsLots more here.Prefect
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Passing the Mail453 viewsEuryalus - Vigo 1952
Illustrated London News
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Dolphin & Eagle368 viewsFinal edition.Prefect
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HMAS Vengeance 1955465 viewsAnd probably Freshspring.
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See Freshspring now.
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HMS Ark Royal 1955648 viewsCC License-Flickr1 commentsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1958500 viewsHer bell is at a church in Plymstock, here.Prefect
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HMS Ranpura 1958554 viewsGoing home.3 commentsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1953396 viewsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1946444 viewsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1946376 viewsPrefect
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HMS Hermes 1962539 viewsPrefect
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New Memorial to Op Pedestal418 viewsPhoto MoD Crown Copyright.Prefect
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HMS Dunkirk524 viewsPrefect
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HMS Tally-Ho 1957588 viewsPrefect
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Another bomb scare at the Law Courts371 viewsPrefect
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