Tag: December 19

A Happy Navy Christmas

This week, on December 17th, 2019, an RAF F-35B Lightning jet took off from the flight deck of HMS Queen Elizabeth, the Royal Navy aircraft carrier, at Portsmouth Naval Base. The ship recently carried out flight trials in the US with the new combat… Continue Reading “A Happy Navy Christmas”

December 19 – Roll of Honour

The Roll of 18 servicemen today includes eight who died in HMS Neptune in WW2. Photo of the stunning French cemetery and Ossuary at Douaumont. These lads quite literally gave all they could give in defence of their country. On ne passe pas.