This was sent to a sailors next of kin prior to his return from many months in foreign lands and ports!!!!!!!!! NOTICE OF RETURN TO THE UNITED KINGDOM Issued in solemn warning on the (insert date)________________ That______(Insert Name)___________________________will be heading Home: Dear, …….. …….. Very soon the above mentioned will once again be in […]
To all you ex sailors and those interested in the Royal Navy: Details have been released regarding Britain’s introduction of the next generation of fighting ships: The Royal Navy is proud of the cutting edge capability of the new fleet of Type 69 destroyers. Having initially named the first two ships of this class HMS […]
I packed my kit bag 25 times from 1957 to 1984.
What Is A Matelot (Sailor)? A Matelot is not born, he is made out of leftovers! God built the world and the animals and then recycled the gash to create this dastardly weapon. He took the leftover roar of the lion, the howl of the hyena, the clumsiness of the ox, the stubborness of the […]