Photo of Norman Carter moved into the 1/5 Commando gallery.
Posted by Peter Rogers on Thu 23 Feb 2017 08:19:08 EST
Photo of Charles Cookham moved into the 2 Commando gallery
Posted by Peter Rogers on Thu 23 Feb 2017 08:17:37 EST
I recognise my father Arthur Baseley in this photo. He is in the back row. 5th man in from right to left. I am not 100% sure but I believe the man to his right is Jack Cox. This must have been taken before they went to Achnaccary
Posted by Anne George on Mon 20 Feb 2017 13:22:14 EST
Posted by Peter Rogers on Fri 17 Feb 2017 13:01:24 EST
I will have a try:
2= Major Bill Boucher-Myers
8= Lt. Kenneth Wright
11= Capt. Alastair Thorburn (now with mustache !)
Posted by Jan Mas on Fri 17 Feb 2017 06:20:56 EST
2 items deleted
2 colour photos of ships deleted after communication with poster. 2 additional black and white photos of shps deleted at request of poster.
Posted by Peter Rogers on Thu 16 Feb 2017 12:26:58 EST
Additional detail re Jan van Woerden added
Posted by Peter Rogers on Wed 15 Feb 2017 16:09:11 EST
HMS Queen Emma was originally Koningin Emma one of two Dutch ships to escape to England at the start of World War Two.
Her sistership was HMS Prinses Beatrix. Although often named as HMS Princess Beatrix she was commissioned as HMS Prinses Beatrix.
HMS Prinses Beatrix had her Radar just behind Bridge
HMS Queen Emma's Radar was mounted on the Mast
Posted by Rick Smallman on Tue 14 Feb 2017 10:34:35 EST
25 : E G Rushton
L/Cpl Edward G Rushton 14241694 Lancashire Fusiliers
2nd Police intake. Served as a Police Constable at Colne in Lancashire.
Posted by Guy Hudson on Mon 13 Feb 2017 12:49:02 EST
Pte Norman Carter (on right) service number 14997249. Served with 1/5 Commando. Photo possibly taken in Hong Kong.
Posted by Trevor Carter on Mon 13 Feb 2017 02:44:28 EST