Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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Another mess 'do' - HMS Falcon, Hal Far 1950s391 viewsWith my parents Olive and Len Reed.

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Birzebuggia Xmas party c1952339 viewsMe in plaits. 'Waiters' in uniform.

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Bridesmaid300 viewsAs bridesmaid at a family friend Wren's wedding Kalafrana 1950s.

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"St George" Pretty Bay438 viewsWhere the Reed family lived 1950-3.

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Leonard Reed264 viewsMy father Len Reed in the garden at St George, Pretty Bay c1951.

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Hal Far - HMS Falcon283 viewsMy father Leonard Reed second from right c1951.

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Mess Ball - Hal Far?307 viewsMy parents and pals.

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Slippery customer on slip.381 viewsKalafrana 1950

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Pretty Bay party c1952366 viewsSue Lewis (nee Reed)SC-UKApr 25, 2016
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Hal Far - HMS Falcon290 viewsMy father Len Reed was in the Royal Navy when he became in charge of a small unit of the Fleet Air Arm at Hal Far in 1950-53. I think he went up in planes fixing electrical faults connected with the radios and communications. (He didn't care much for that part !)

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Buschetto Gardens 1952296 viewsMe in centre.

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Pathe News clip235 viewsPlay video clip HERE (click on orange word)

For nine more clips of the Royal visit search youtube for British Pathe Queen in Malta 1954.
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219 viewsBritannia escorted by the Med Fleet en route to Malta.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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200 viewsHM the Queen and TRHs Prince Philip, Princess Anne and Prince Charles in a special enclosure on Britannia's bridge.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Suggestions for ship names welcome.....223 viewsSC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Suggestions for ship names welcome..... 206 viewsSC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Three cheers209 viewsSuggestions for ship names welcome..... SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Destroyers in line ahead escorting Britannia195 viewsSuggestions for ship names welcome..... SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Land ho !205 viewsA future Royal sailor

Sorry for camera shake
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A perfect gentleman183 viewsPrince Charles gives his sister Princess Anne a helping hand as they leave the Hotel PhoeniciaSC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Philip and Louis play polo193 viewsCharles and Anne accompanied the Queen to watch their father play polo at the Marsa polo ground. HRH played for the Navy team against the Army for the Rundle Cup and scored once.

HM presented the Cup to Admiral Mountbatten and trophies to the other seven players.
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En route to the Marsa....188 views....to watch the polo match.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Entering Grand Harbour179 viewsTug name anyone?SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Investiture181 viewsHer Majesty held an Investiture at the Palace where 19 recipients were invested with their awards.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Off-duty moment183 viewsNo handbag?SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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In civvies190 viewsWhither away? Photos of all official trips ashore have HRH in uniform.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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