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Royal Navy at War – A Sailor

The 2018 World Cup is fast approaching, with national sides making their final preparations ahead of this summer’s tournament.

We now know the groups after December’s draw. England have been put together with Belgium, Tunisia and Panama in Group G.

Gareth Southgate’s side were not among the top seeds, meaning they featured in pot two during the proceedings.

And with England’s route now mapped out, Southgate will be able to ramp up preparations for the 2018 tournament. 2018 World cup, football News ,Gaming ,Betscore ,Casino …

Royal Navy at War – A Sailor’s View – British Pacific & East Indies Fleets – Phase 3

If you watch from about 38 mins, there is wonderful footage filmed from the Duke of York, with Whelp and Wager following.

BPF: Flight ops aboard HMS Illustrious, 1945

Footage showing Corsairs and Avengers (with some intercut footage of Fireflies from other carriers) from HMS Illustrious operating as part of the British Pacific Fleet off Sakishima Gunto in 1945. HMS Illustrious’ aircraft can be recognised by the ‘Q’ on their tails.

British Pacific Fleet In Action

The British Pacific Fleet in action, with wonderful footage of HMS Wager (D30) seen coming alongside (from about 50 seconds in).

The Men

The Ship

The Sights

Training and Before the High Seas

Rest and Recreation

Letters to and from Home

Tokyo Bay, USS Missouri and The Peace Treaty

Reunion Photos