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  1. Ship Research
    My father, Thomas Ernest Richard Howlett (R 152719) was in the Merchant Navy as the Second Engineer aboard the M.V. "Empire Charmian" including from the period 28 December 1944 until 14 December 1946. Among some family photos that are some that were taken among the wreckage of Hiroshima in the...
  2. Ship Research
    I'd like to ask for your help. I am writing a book, the title of which will be “ODESSA”. It evolves around my father, Edgar Weinberg, who escaped from the Soviet Union on June 11th, 1945, when he swam for two hours to freedom - a British cargo vessel named “City of Khios”, the captain of which...
  3. Off Okinawa April 1, 1945

    Troops debarking from transport Dade during the invasion of Okinava April 1'st 1945. Must have gotten a good foothold by now, these guys don't look very nervous.
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