Navy News: "Deep respect for Royal Oak"

Discussion in 'History' started by soleil, Sep 24, 2009.

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  1. (granny)

    (granny) Book Reviewer

    I have always regretted that, as a very young O.Sea, being in Scapa Flow, that no one aboard the Indefatigable mentioned anything about the 'Royal Oak' being there. I'll qualify that and say that if she was mentioned I never heard. I would have liked to have payed my respects.
  2. Granny you're showing your age, my father served on the Indefatigable!
  3. (granny)

    (granny) Book Reviewer

    Ce La Vie. 8)
  4. Ce La Guerre :wink:
  5. Ah, the days when ships were environmentally friends and had female cooks onboard.....


    Is that Granny as cox'n of the nearest whaler? ;)
  6. (granny)

    (granny) Book Reviewer

    No! I was on the bow oar. :p
  7. I once used the word cook 8O Was mighty tired later!!!
  8. Call yourselves sailors? That closest "Whaler", is a Cutter. Sheeeeeesh!

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