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Volume 10 - No. 243 - October 11, 1946

His Majesty's Ships - H.M.S. Onslow

Oct1946

His Majesty's Ships - H.M.S. Onslow

A destroyer if 1,540 tons, completed on the Clyde in October 1941, H.M.S. Onslow in December 1942, commanded by Captain R. St. V. Sherbrooke, formed part of the escort of a convoy bound for N. Russia

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No. 117 Squadron

Oct1946

No. 117 Squadron

Motto: "It Shall be Done" Nothing is known of the squadron's early activities in the war, but in June 1943 they were at Castel Benito in Tripolitania operating with Dakota transport aircraft throug

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Full index of this magazine

  • Australian Commando Raids on Singapore
  • His Majesty's Ships - H.M.S. Onslow
  • The Honourable Artillery Company
  • 53rd (Welsh) Division
  • Dowding's Air Defence of Britain
  • Europe's Wartime Capitals in 1946 - Oslo
  • I Was There! - At Action Stations off Salerno
  • No. 117 Squadron
  • I Was There! - I Was King of an Island in the Aegean
  • I Was There! - Captured by the Admiral Graf Spee
  • I Was There! - Dover's Ordeal in the 49th Month
  • New Facts and Figures