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Tribal Tribute

Tribal Tribute

Of the five Tribal class destroyers that served in the RCN in WW II one, Athabaskan 1, was lost to enemy action off the coast of France. HMCS Haida is the only surviving member of her class and serves as a museum ship alongside HMCS Star in Hamilton, Ont. The original stamp was issued as a tribute t

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So far I have six more good candidates featuring ships. There are also a couple of possibles featuring steam trains. A Donald Trump "commemorative" series of four has been completed as well. Great fun, if nothing else.

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These images show British Tribals pre-war. During the early part of WW2 the after funnel was reduced in height and the aft main mast was removed and replaced with an HF/DF(?) mast. In fact in the big image the vessel very closely resembles my model of HMS Somali, the top one resembles HMS Cossack.

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Alan G
 

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