HMS Leopard Ships Company 2nd Commission In alphabetical order ATKINS A,PO ANDREW M,Ord ALFORD R,AB ANDREW R,Ck(S) AKRIGG J,LM(E) BACKUS J,Lt BRADBY D,Lt BROWN R,COA BEATON E,OAI BIGNELL D,RS BELL J,PO BLOUNT J,Shpt2 BURKE G,RO2 BEAVIS G,AB BONNEY R,Ord BRICKNELL D,AB BLANDFORD B,AB BUXTON B,AB BRADSHAW J,AB BRENTNALL C,RO3 BOYD J,AB BARTON C,AB […]
LIST OF OFFICERS AND RATINGS Who have Served On Board HMS Leopard Between 30th September, 1958 and 27th May 1960 OFFICERS COMMANDER R. G. GAUNT. DSC, RN LIEUTENANT-COMMANDER A. G. F. CROSBIE, RN LIEUTENANT-COMMANDER E. A. WILDY RN LIEUTENANT-COMMANDER Sir MICHAEL RICHARDSON-BUNBURY, Bt. RN LIEUTENANT-COMMANDER J. L. MICHIE, RN SURGEON LIEUTENANT H. V. HUGHES, MB, […]
When I was young and fit Story of how to tow a clapped out old Austin Seven from Cape Point to the top of Table Mountain and after a days sweat get rewarded with a can of beer! Tip to Top: Rob Guyatt, of Waterlooville, was among this group of sailors trekking up Table Mountain in […]
Born in Bournemouth Dec 11, 1933. Died April 1983 Peter joined the Royal Navy in October 1951 for 12 years continuous service. He started as an assistant steward and worked his way up to Petty Officer Steward. He served on the HMS Maidstone, HMS Bulwark, HMS Leopard, HMS Adamant and the HMS Forth. His time […]
HMS Leopard’s commission from 1960 to 1962. Includes the evacuation of Tristan da Cunha.
The full story of HMS Leopard,s first commission. The lone Guardship for the South Atlantic. Includes the 1000+ mile trip up the River Amazon.