Norwegian Gold Bullion Snatch – April 1940. Was “Devonshire” involved in the transfer of Norway’s assets. Loss of HMS Gloroius at this time.
HMS Devonshire’s crest (Badge) “Argent, a lion rampant gules, crowned or, and with tongue and claws azure.”
A few snippets from the press, concerning events regarding HMS Devonshire
On Saturday, March 18th, 1950 whilst on passage from Jamaica to Gibraltar, H.M.S. “Devonshire” celebrated her twenty-first birthday.
Here is the story of HMS Devonshire’s final commission 1975-78. As extracted from the end of commission book. Photo’s and stories.
The rededication of H.M.S Devonshire, by Princess Alexandra, at Portsmouth May 1975. The Ceremony and list, of the Ships Company.