Scanned from a picture in 'Welcome to Aden', an armed services guidebook of ca 1960.The book acknowledges 'B. P. Aden Ltd.' for permission to reproduce the painting by Sir William Russell Flint*. (Presumably they held a helicopter in a nice long hover while he got on with the painting.)
The many ste
Masirah at Aden 23rd Nov 1960.
One of the six Centurion tanks loaded in Southampton with our 2nd Mate in possession. A great shipmate whose name I have forgotten, help gratefully received.
This was only the second time we had played with the heavy derrick so had lots of fun, we had practiced in S