The anti-aircraft cruiser
HMS *Coventry participated in naval battles at Narvik.
IN REPLY to your invitation re D-Day, I was there from D-Day to September in an anti-aircraft cruiser
, Despatch, in the protection of the Mulberry Harbour.
50 stamp, shows two Royal Navy warships, a destroyer, HMS Limbourne and the anti-aircraft cruiser
In August 1939, I had a week's holiday in Portsmouth, and during a visit to the Naval dockyard I saw an earlier HMS Coventry, which was an anti-aircraft cruiser
The Carlisle was an anti-aircraft cruiser
and was attacked whilst returning from a sweep against German supply traffic, on October 91943, south-west of Kos.