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Search: Posts Made By: John Williams 56-65
Forum: Ships & the Breakers 25th March 2008, 22:30
Replies: 90
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John is right in his figures re the numbers of...

John is right in his figures re the numbers of men in a Battalion and a Regiment. I often refer when talking of the various battalions we carried on the Devonshire as a regiment. In this I am...
Forum: Ships & the Breakers 8th March 2008, 22:42
Replies: 90
Views: 26,978
After spending a great Xmas and New Year with my...

After spending a great Xmas and New Year with my family and my old mates I had to find a job to get some money together. This wasn`too hard as the firm that had employed you before you went in the...
Forum: Ships & the Breakers 28th February 2008, 22:00
Replies: 90
Views: 26,978
The Date; 9th December 1955. This must rate as...

The Date; 9th December 1955. This must rate as one of the best dates in my life. I was on my way to Port Said to join the troopship Lancashire to go home for demob and bring to an end the longest...
Forum: Ships & the Breakers 27th February 2008, 20:47
Replies: 90
Views: 26,978
I see many members referring to the old...

I see many members referring to the old troopshipswith the prefix HMT or HMTS. I know many of the servicemen we carried on the Devonshire were under the impression that HMT meant Her/His Majesties...
Forum: Ships & the Breakers 22nd February 2008, 20:49
Replies: 90
Views: 26,978
I had an on/off association with the troopship...

I had an on/off association with the troopship Devonshire over a seventeen year period. My first contact with her was in February 1948 when I started an apprenticeship with the ship repair company...
Forum: Ships & the Breakers 16th February 2008, 21:27
Replies: 90
Views: 26,978
Hi all you troopship enthusiasts. I have only...

Hi all you troopship enthusiasts. I have only joined SNs in the past week and I have been looking through the threads for just such a thread as this one. I served in the RAF in Egypt in the early...
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