Trawlers were requisitioned by the Admiralty and converted to armed trawlers for the Royal Naval Patrol Service
7pm, Wednesday Royal Naval Patrol Service
Ganges, Thursday Club Closed, Friday 11.
I was on mine-sweeping trawlers in the Royal Naval Patrol Service
, known as Harry Tate's Navy; the only branch of the Royal Navy awarded a special silver badge by the wartime Prime Minister Winston Churchill and approved by His Majesty King George VI.
The money means we can help our older neighbours to pass on to the younger generation the pool of knowledge they have about wartime Liverpool VE Day grants pounds 2,550 for the Birkenhead branch of The Cheshire Regiment Association reunion pounds 4,054 for the Royal Marines Association's Liverpool branch to attend a service and parade in London pounds 630 for Merseyside's Royal Naval Patrol Service
Association t o attend a reunion in Lowestoft
OLD comrades and their relatives from Harry Tate's Navy, the Royal Naval Patrol Service, took part in a special dedication event.
The Royal Naval Patrol Service played a key part in the war effort.
This year will be a special occasion for me, as the poppy wreath which will be laid on the Welsh National War Memorial will be laid by my 10-year-old great-grandson Thomas Jenkins in memory of my lost shipmates who I served with on mine-sweeping trawlers which were attached to the Royal Naval Patrol Service
Poignant: A veteran lays a wreath and (right) old comrades (from left to right) Norman Learsley, John Hodge and Tom Townley from Harry Tate's Navy, the Royal Naval Patrol Service
, during a special dedication event at the National Memorial Arboretum in Alrewas, in Staffordshire.
This was the Royal Naval Patrol Service
, which was based in HMS Europa, Lowestoft.
Nautical Club, Bishopsgate St: Today 8pm RNA Central Autumn Dance' tomorrow 11am Royal Naval Patrol Service
Assn, 8pm Nautical Club dance and tombola' Mon closed' Tues 8pm RNA B'ham Central' Wed 11.