Jack Films

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  1. Can we mention televison? What about the Hornblower Series. Good stuff
     
  2. Pirates of the Carribean for me!
     
  3. Theres a long thread somewhere on this topic
     
  4. yeah. sorry I'm new to this and pressed the wrong button
     
  5. You are allowed one mistake :!: I've already made mine :evil:

    Best Jack film I have seen was 'The Cruel Sea' starring among others JACK Hawkins :twisted:
     
  6. H M S Amethyst
    full steam ahead
    guns ablaze
    A stirring dash and a cup of kia
    salty sam 8)
     
  7. What about "Warship", it was watching this tv series that made me join up. :?
     
  8. FlagWagger

    FlagWagger Book Reviewer

    Oh yes, HMS Hero (in reality the Phoebe) - this too reinforced my interest in the RN.
     
  9. Got rescued by "Hero" when a fishing banyan came to an abrupt halt after the motor cutter went sick. After letting off a couple of distress flares and getting no response from two GMDs (remember them!) Hero/ Phoebe headed in our direction and sent an LMEM across to help us get the engine started. Having to keep a filming schedule the ship sailed off. We returned to the Eskimo and the LMEM got an unexpected make n mend.

    Semper Strenuissima.
     
  10. What about "Sailor" and the last deployment of the previous Ark - was it 1976?
     

  11. Last deployment started in Jan 1978 , best ship I ever served on , :lol:
     
  12. DonDon

    Just found the "Last Commission Book" (as signed by Ted Anson) - which branch were you - I'll see If I can find your pic.
     

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