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September 24, 2017

Added new photo to TM-22 class (thanks to David J. Hamilton).

September 11, 2016

Added two new book reviews.

September 5, 2016

Added three new book reviews.

September 3, 2016

Added a new book review for H.T. Lenton's "Navies of the Second World War: Royal Netherlands Navy". This review was formerly of the website www.dutchsubmarines.com. Sadly, this site is no longer existent and its contents are no longer available elsewhere. I will be publishing some of the content of that website.

August 27, 2016

Added external link to 4-inch Mk XVI.

August 18, 2016

Added the wartime memoirs of Ordinary Telegraphist Thomas Grange, Royal Navy of his service on board the armed trawler Hr.Ms. Notre Dame de France to the Specials.

June 19, 2016

Added link to Youtube film fragment with reconstruction of Flores' gunfire support of Normandy landings.

June 1, 2016

Added new photo of Isaac Sweers gun crew cleaning a Vickers machinegun.

May 30, 2016

Added new photo of Z-5 as HMS Blade.
Replaced the photo on the TM-4 class MTB's by a better one.
Added two new photos of Motor Minesweepers in German service.
Fixed broken links.

October 31, 2015

Added new reply to Mystery-photos

October 25, 2015

Added photo of G-16 in German service as torpedo recovery vessel.

August 17, 2015

Added photo of training ship Soerabaia (ex-Zeven Provinciën) in late 1941/early 1942.

August 16, 2015

Added previously unknown photo of cruiser Java in camouflage scheme (thanks to Peter Cannon/Andrew Fock).
Added photo of N-class destroyer Van Galen entering Fremantle after the war (thanks to Kevin Lock).

August 12, 2015

Added previously unknown photo of cruiser De Ruyter in camouflage scheme (thanks to Peter Cannon).

August 10, 2015

Added previously unknown photo of Admiralen-class destroyer Hr.Ms. Evertsen (most likely) in camouflage scheme (thanks to Peter Cannon).

August 9, 2015

Added scrapping details to history of Z-5.
Fixed broken links.

August 6, 2015

Added new photo to Van Kinsbergen (thanks to Jaap de Moor).

August 5, 2015

Added scrapping details to history of G-13 and G-15.

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