What's new ?
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
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).
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.
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.