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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


Last additions - Naval & Military
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Msida Creek 1961426 views108 Mineweeping Squadron & Narvik.PrefectJan 26, 2014
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HMS Mull of Galloway 1956423 viewsIn Pieta Creek with squadrons of Inshore and Coastal Minesweepers prior to Suez. The Tons at right are probably the 105 MSS who came out to join 108 MSS under the command of Cdr J.Templeton-Cotill who was later a visitor to Tal Handaq in 1973.
Sweepers at Suez
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RFA Olna377 views©Chris Howell Collection4 commentsPrefectJan 11, 2014
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RAF Luqa 1948594 views2 commentsPrefectJan 08, 2014
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John Attard415 viewsIn attendance on HMS Trafalgar.
Over the years he served many ships including HMS Chequers in 1949. (Also seen at right here.) If anyone has the photo of his dghajsa with Royal passengers, please contact his grandson Keith Attard at ktyson12@hotmail.com
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45 CDO RM 1947323 viewsAt Ghadira Camp, Mellieha Bay.
Now the Mellieha Holiday Centre.
Royal Marines in Malta
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HMS Cumberland 1953282 viewsPrefectDec 15, 2013
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RFA Eddyfirth361 viewsParlatorio Wharf.2 commentsPrefectNov 30, 2013
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HMS Hartland Point343 viewsPrefectNov 28, 2013
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Moorhen304 viewsPrefectNov 23, 2013
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Faithful321 viewsPrefectNov 15, 2013
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Airedale304 viewsPrefectNov 15, 2013
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HMS Dragon arriving today.372 viewsPhoto British High Commission.
Times of Malta video clip
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Type 12 Frigates 1960s343 viewsPrefectNov 08, 2013
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Sea Giant 1961302 viewsPrefectNov 01, 2013
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RAF Malta Sailing Club352 views with Bernard Hoctor, Peter Jones, Keith Shorrocks, Heiko Cooper and Geoffrey Hall.PrefectSep 18, 2013
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Photographic Section RAF Luqa 1948311 viewsBrian SharmanPrefectSep 13, 2013
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RAF Luqa, mid-1960s340 viewsOfficers from the Italian Aeronautica Militare being shown around the Photographic Section. The Primo Capitano with the fag looks as though he would be more at home as a member of the cast of "The Sopranos".IvanSep 12, 2013
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King's Birthday Parade 1948 314 viewsBrian SharmanPrefectSep 12, 2013
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King's Birthday Parade 1948301 viewsRAF inspected by whom?
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RAF Luqa 1948338 viewsBrian SharmanPrefectSep 08, 2013
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RAF Luqa main gate, believed 1966335 viewsIvanSep 07, 2013
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Barham trophy presentation, Malta, early 1950s351 viewsKen Stubbs is on the rightdfssAug 27, 2013
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Esmeralda 1967284 viewsAnd an LST.
© CC Licence - BHS - Flickr.
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Esmeralda 1967257 viewsChilean Naval Training Ship. Wiki.
Sliema Creek.
© CC Licence - BHS - Flickr.
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PAS Director 1967288 viewsAwaiting the arrival of an RFA, probably Tarbatness.
© CC Licence - BHS - Flickr.
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ITS Intrepido passing HMS Victorious 1967400 views© CC Licence - BHS - Flickr. PrefectAug 21, 2013
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HMS Formidable 1946341 viewsPrefectAug 11, 2013
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RAF Krendi ©301 viewsViewed from near Laferla Cross.PrefectAug 03, 2013
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Runway 13/31 at RAF Krendi ©311 viewsMap.
Abandoned Airfields-Malta.
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RFA Diligence304 viewsCaptain Trevor Iles with the RFA Association Malta.
Photo © RFA.
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HMS Ledbury - July 2013 ©315 viewsPhoto kindly supplied by the British High Commission who may be found here on Flickr and here on Facebook.PrefectJul 28, 2013
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