HMS Devonshire’s, Royal Marine Band of the 1949 Cruise. As recalled by a bandsman.
List of Officers who served in HMS Devonshire iduring the 1949 cruise.
After WWII, HMS Devonshire became the Sea Training platform for future Royal Naval Officers.
HMS Devonshires involvement of rescue of survivors from the S S Empire Patrol. Incuding the assistance of HMS Mermaid and HMS Trouncer.
Operation “Kingdom”. The story of Prince Olav return to Norway and the escort of “Prinz Eugen” and “Nurnberg” to Wilhelmshaven after Germany’s surrender. Incudes list of all ships involved with photo’s.
HMS Devonshire’s first commission. From the launch to her first foreign visit to the USA. As taken from the commissioning book.