Pigeon info please

Discussion in 'History' started by golden_rivet, Dec 12, 2007.

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  1. Does anyone know what the initials M.E.P.S. stand for in relation to the wartime pigeon service? They are listed as a breeder of some of the carrier pigeons used in WW2 but I can't find out what it stands for.

    coo coo coo :rendeer:

  2. hey Daktari - you are a star :wav:
  3. No problem! Off sick at the moment so gave me something to do!
  4. get better soon mate xxx
  5. sgtpepperband

    sgtpepperband War Hero Moderator Book Reviewer

  6. Best wishes for a speedy recovery from me too.

    Coo, nice looking bird but it's my o-pinion that it's just been winged. And it looks pigeon-toed.
  7. Totally irrelevant to the question but, for a while, my office was in the Pigeon Loft in Scott Road (North side of No 18 Store). All pulled down long ago, though.
  8. An interesting history of RNB Devonport is available via this link. It contains the following passage:


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