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  1. Looking for Old Shipmates
    Hello all, I am new to this forum, so I would like to give you a brief intro as to why I am here. My father was a soldier in the Vietnam war and fled Vietnam in 1981 on a boat along with 20-30 other refugees. He left Vietnam April/May 1981 - leaving my mum, my older brother and myself behind...
  2. Stromness lifeboat

    Stromness lifeboat

    Evening call-out, 1981. If Andy Iannetta sees this I should explain I've just come across it in my 'files' - I guess it's the same boat as in my previous lifeboat post, the one he so lovingly restored.
  3. WIETENAH

    WIETENAH

    WIETENAH - This Pilot vessel was operated by the Marine Board of Hobart in Tasmania, Australia for many years. She is seen here on the River Derwent during the arrival in the port by HMY BRITANNIA and HMAS TORRENS during the 1981 Royal Tour. Pic taken ………. 5/10/81
  4. BRITANNIA

    BRITANNIA

    HMY BRITANNIA in the River Derwent approaching Hobart, Tasmania, Australia during Royal Tour of Australia and New Zealand. Pic taken from escort vessel HMAS TORRENS on 5/10/81
  5. BRITANNIA

    BRITANNIA

    HMY BRITANNIA in Storm Bay en route to Hobart, Tasmania, Australia during Royal Tour of Australia and New Zealand. Pic taken ……… 5/10/81
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