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, […]
I packed my kit bag 25 times from 1957 to 1984.
A huddle of Falklands veterans told jokes as they stood freezing on Portsmouth’s Round Tower to see off the Type 42 destroyer, toasted as one of the world’s luckiest ships.
On Saturday, March 18th, 1950 whilst on passage from Jamaica to Gibraltar, H.M.S. “Devonshire” celebrated her twenty-first birthday.