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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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6th. Royal Warwickshire293 viewsMalta Garrison
The Saucy Sixth
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5th. Northumberland Fusiliers396 viewsMalta Garrison
The Fighting Fifth. Old & Bold
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4th. King's Own (Royal Lancaster)289 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)298 viewsMalta GarrisonPrefect
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2nd. The Queen's (Royal West Surrey)287 views Malta Garrison
Kirke's Lambs
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1st. Royal Scots316 viewsMalta Garrison
Pontius Pilate's Bodyguard
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Final Commando Parade450 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 RM420 viewsLeaving St Angelo to embark in Sir Lancelot.Prefect
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Auld Lang Syne 30 March 1979470 viewsFrom Navy News via this recommended site - Royal Marines in Malta.Prefect
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Lascaris Tunnel from "The Ditch" ©475 viewsPrefect
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Lascaris Comcen ©718 viewsMemoirs of an Inmate.
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HAFMED463 viewsNato HQ opened in 1953 and closed rather suddenly in 1971.
NATO UNCLAS
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NAAFI HQ452 viewsBuilt 1949 at Flagstone Wharf, Marsa.Prefect
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Blue Ranger for Sea 1952 ©614 views Captain H W Flint RFA does the Boyhood of Raleigh.phillrose
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The Dockyard 1954560 viewsPrefect
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NATO Exercise Sliema Creek 1956562 viewsAnd Manxman.Prefect
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ANZAC DAY 1953613 viewsThe Honourable Miss Mabel Strickland chats with Flight Lieutenant John Britten RAAF.
Lots more here.
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RAAF airmen at the Ferry 1952-54.474 viewsLots more here.Prefect
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Passing the Mail451 viewsEuryalus - Vigo 1952
Illustrated London News
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Dolphin & Eagle366 viewsFinal edition.Prefect
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HMAS Vengeance 1955461 viewsAnd probably Freshspring.
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See Freshspring now.
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HMS Ark Royal 1955641 viewsCC License-Flickr1 commentsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1958492 viewsHer bell is at a church in Plymstock, here.Prefect
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HMS Ranpura 1958530 viewsGoing home.1 commentsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1953388 viewsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1946435 viewsPrefect
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HMS Ranpura 1946366 viewsPrefect
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HMS Hermes 1962532 viewsPrefect
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New Memorial to Op Pedestal410 viewsPhoto MoD Crown Copyright.Prefect
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HMS Dunkirk519 viewsPrefect
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HMS Tally-Ho 1957585 viewsPrefect
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Another bomb scare at the Law Courts368 viewsPrefect
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