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There could be some interest from the USA bearing in mind that she landed General Mark Clark. Its rumoured that they framed the shit house seat and had a plaque on it reading "General Mark Clark Shat here"
 
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There could be some interest from the USA bearing in mind that she landed General Mark Clark. Its rumoured that they framed the shit house seat and had a plaque on it reading "General Mark Clark Shat here"
There is a monument to Seraph in the States commemorating the time she was called USS Seraph and had an American skipper (pretending to be the skipper) from when she picked up the French General Giraud and took him to Algiers. Giraud hated the British and insisted on an American submarine but none were available so Seraph pretended to be a Yank to keep him happy.

Evidently it's the only memorial in the States that flies the White Ensign.

Campus Monuments and Memorials - The Citadel - Charleston, SC

This site poses some interesting questions about the identity of "The Man Who Never Was"

The Man Who Never Was - The True Story of Glyndwr Michael
 
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There is a monument to Seraph in the States... Evidently it's the only memorial in the States that flies the White Ensign...
The white ensign is also flown at the British War Cemeteries on the islands of Ocracoke and Hatteras off the coast of North Carolina near where the anti-submarine trawler HMT Bedfordshire was sunk with the loss of all 37 hands in May 1942:

Wikipedia said:
...The British Cemeteries on Ocracoke and Hatteras were leased in 1976 in perpetuity to the British government for as long as the interred men rest there.[20] Formal custody is handled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, which provided the protocol headstones. Regular maintenance is handled by the US Coast Guard and local residents as a gesture of gratitude and respect to the fallen men and an act of comity to the British government. A Royal Navy flag flies over the cemeteries, and a ceremony is held there each year on 11 May to honor the men of the Bedfordshire...



White ensign at British Cemetery on Ocracoke.jpg
 

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