All HMS Devonshire Captains from 1692 to 1968
Odds & Sods
I packed my kit bag 25 times from 1957 to 1984.
Video of HMS Devonshire’s first launch of her Sea Slug missiles.
R.I.P. 31st July 1970 Last day of “the Tot” in the Royal Navy A standard naval tot of rum consisted of an eighth of a pint of rum (which was over 50% ABV, and was traditionally named “overproof”). Generally spirits are about 40% in comparison. Once a rating reached the age of twenty […]
Those that were killed after HMS Devonshires X Turret explosion were laid to rest at Taxiarches cemetery, Volos, Greece