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Series of Interwar Images from 1926 – Naval Honours at Parkeston Quay, Harwich

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  • Series of Interwar Images by Edith F. Driver: Naval Honours at HMS Ganges, Parkeston Quay Harwich in Essex, England following the death of Commander Bahr an attaché at the Swedish legation, London. HMS Shamrock, was the S-Class Royal Navy destroyer commissioned to convey his body to Gothenburg ( Göteborg ), Sweden, for interment and is featured in the photographs. Historical information is included.
  • Other Navy Images showing Fire of Smyrna 1922/crew of HMS Euryalus/Navy days out at the races and others. Do you recognize anyone?
  • VOLUNTARY HELP IS NEEDED TO TRANSLATE SWEDISH NEWSPAPER ACCOUNTS OF THE HONOURS AT GÖTEBURG – if you can help please get in touch

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October 6, 2009 at 2:55 pm

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