HMS Gentian was a Royal Navy Flower-class corvette that served in the Battle of the Atlantic, during World War II.
USS Long Beach (CLGN-160/CGN-160/CGN-9) was a nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser in the United States Navy. She was the only ship of her class. Long Beach was the first "all-new" cruiser designed and constructed after World War II .
Royal Navy Type 23 Frigate HMS Sutherland with a Merlin Helicopter Overhead by Defence Images, via Flickr
United States coast guard art - Bing Images
Happy Birthday Freddie Hart - however old you are - "Easy Loving" was his biggest hit in 1971...
The old Ark Royal (R09) served from 1955 until 1978 and during her final decade carried FG1 Phantom fighters and Buccaneer long range strike aircraft capable of delivering tactical nuclear weapons. She gave potential enemies sound reason for prudence and diplomacy rather than military gambles. Here Gannet AEW aircraft are parked across the stern, five FG1 Phantoms along the flight deck and some Buccaneers on the bow.
Trumpeter 1/700 WW2 German Pocket Battleship Graf Spee- Full Hull or Waterline
USS Texas (1892)
USS Indiana (BB-50), was a battleship under construction but canceled by the Washington Naval Treaty in 1924
Mark Dinning - "Teen angel" (1960) .. Oh my my....I still get all choked up listening to this, after all these years.
Errol Flynn Errol Flynn was born to parents Theodore Flynn, a respected biologist, and Marrelle Young, an adventurous young woman and descendant of a midshipman of HMS Bounty fame. Young Flynn was a rambunctious child who could be counted on to find trouble. Errol managed to have himself thrown out of every school he was enrolled in...