Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


Last additions - Naval & Military
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RFA Plumleaf208 viewsPrefectOct 26, 2014
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HMS Hampshire222 viewsPrefectSep 23, 2014
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Lots of Naval Boats363 views2 commentsPrefectSep 17, 2014
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HMS Stubborn206 viewsStubborn survived the Second World War and was sunk on 30 April 1946 as an ASDIC target off Malta.PrefectSep 17, 2014
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HMS Sturdy 1952223 viewsPrefectSep 16, 2014
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HMS Sentinel c1959287 viewsPassing HMS Eagle.PrefectSep 12, 2014
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HMS Scorcher 1947283 views2 commentsPrefectSep 11, 2014
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HMS Chieftain 1946234 viewsPrefectSep 09, 2014
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HMS Cheviot 1946240 viewsPrefectSep 07, 2014
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HMS Childers 1953247 viewsPrefectSep 03, 2014
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HMS Chequers263 viewsNew in 1945.PrefectAug 30, 2014
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HMS Grey Goose 1956241 viewsFormer Steam Gun Boat as a Gas Turbine Trials vessel.
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RFA Fort Charlotte 1947248 viewsPrefectAug 25, 2014
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HMS Teredo 1948271 viewsLazaretto Creek, outboard of a destroyer alongside Forth.PrefectAug 11, 2014
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Il Widna255 views Read all about it. Here on the map. PrefectAug 06, 2014
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HMS Blyth © 224 viewsPrefectJul 05, 2014
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FS Marne & HMS Blyth © 210 viewsLascaris Wharf this morning.PrefectJul 04, 2014
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5 Subs & mother ship Cyclops504 views Not sure when, Late 50's? Do not recall any names or location?? Anyone help?1 commentsdeco.riseMay 24, 2014
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CCY Tweedie-Walker406 viewsHi Folks,
Anyone remember my dad in Malta in the 50s and then the 60s. 25 plus years service full time in the RN then after RNR. CCY Russell Manley Tweedie-Walker. Still have Pewter mug 1971 St Angelo Snrs mess I presume leaving present. I was at school in Malta from 67-70 don't remember where as all photos paper work etc lost during a flood in Scotland. My father crossed the line before I got to ask him many questions. But proud of him as all service personnel that dedicated life to Queen and country. I remember only doing swimming in rock pool for certificate, with sea urchins etc and prunes,warm milk.recorder and guitar lessons. I was 6 yrs old at the time in malta and remember being upset at not going to RN school but mixed school. Remember the pastor with the adams apple though.
iaintwMay 21, 2014
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HMS Caprice320 viewsAnd Città Di Tunisi.PrefectApr 30, 2014
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HMS Devonshire360 viewsIn post war training role.
We Joined the Navy. By John Winton.
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HMS London Departs278 views1 April 1979PrefectApr 22, 2014
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Whirlwind SAR in Marsaxlokk Bay304 views1 commentsPrefectApr 15, 2014
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A Gathering for Independence, September 1964.349 viewsHMS Lion off Senglea Point, HNlMS De Ruyter off French Creek.PrefectApr 02, 2014
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Mgarr 1955329 viewsFrom "The Battle of the River Plate".PrefectMar 30, 2014
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Shackleton at Hal Far © 308 viewsPhoto Graham King, © Camera Moose.PrefectMar 29, 2014
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HNlMS De Zeven Provincien © 357 viewsPhoto Graham King, © Camera Moose.PrefectMar 28, 2014
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Gloster Javelin Ta Kali 1960 © 283 viewsPhoto Graham King, © Camera Moose.PrefectMar 27, 2014
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Vulcan at RAF Ta Kali Air Display 1960 © 289 viewsPhoto Graham King, © Camera Moose.PrefectMar 27, 2014
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Maritime Squadron AFM © 297 viewsWebsite.PrefectMar 18, 2014
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Pieta Military Cemetery © 284 viewsAn index of graves may be found on this site.PrefectMar 18, 2014
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Msida Creek 1961425 views108 Mineweeping Squadron & Narvik.PrefectJan 26, 2014
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