Country Great Britain Ships Page 2

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Covers are listed in chronological order within ship name.

 

Great Britain Ships Page 1 (A - L)
US World War II Lend Lease Ships

 


 

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GregCiesielski Mohawk F125 19690628 1 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski Chikaskia AO54 19690628 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Mohawk F125 19690628 1 Marking.jpg

1969-06-28
"Supply Officer" Marking
HMS MOHAWK F 125

USS Chikaskia AO-54

Tazewell G. Nicholson

Welcome to Norfolk


 

GregCiesielski Mohawk F125 19690628 1 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski Biddle CG34 19790420 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Mohawk F125 19790420 1 Marking.jpg

1979-04-20
"Master At Arms" Marking
HMS MOHAWK F-125

USS Biddle CG-34

Cachet by
Tazewell G. Nicholson

Welcome to Norfolk


 

N/A

GregCiesielski Oberon S09 19590718 1 Front.jpg

N/A

1959-07-18
"Launching Program"
HMS OBERON S-09

Launching

Printed


 

GregCiesielski Oberon S09 19611005 1 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski Oberon S09 19611005 1 Front.jpg

N/A

1961-10-05
HMS OBERON S-09

Locy Type 2t(n+u)("DDE")
USS Waller DDE-466

"Welcome To Norfolk"

Cachet by Tazewell G. Nicholson


 

GregCiesielski Olna A123 19780405 1 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski Canisteo AO99 19780405 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Olna A123 19780405 1 Marking.jpg

1978-04-05
Ship's Office Marking
RFA OLNA A 123

Cachet by Tazewell G. Nicholson.

Welcome to Norfolk. RFA = Royal Fleet Auxiliary


 

Bunter Olna A123 19960523 1 pm1.jpg
Bunter Olna A123 19960523 1 front.jpg
Bunter Olna A123 19960523 1 back.jpg

1996-05-23
RFA Olna (A123) (tanker)
RFA Olwen (A122) (tanker)

Category

Cachet Maker: Stewart Milstein. RFA = Royal Fleet Auxiliary


 

GregCiesielski Orion 85 19371129 1 Cachet.jpg
GregCiesielski Orion 85 19371129 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Orion 85 19371129 1 Postmark.jpg

1937-11-29
Leander Class Light Cruiser
Keel Laid 26 September 1931
Launched 24 November 1932
Commissioned 18 January 1934
Decommissioned 1947
Sold for Scrap 19 July 1949
Battle Honors 13

Welcome to St Petersburg FL
Cachet by
Commander Gulliver Chapter No. 15, USCS

HMS ORION Pennant Number 85


 

GregCiesielski JohnKing DDG3 19631020 1 Cachet.jpg
GregCiesielski JohnKing DDG3 19631020 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski JohnKing DDG3 19631020 1 Postmark.jpg

1963-10-20
Locy Type 2t(nu)
USS John King DDG-3

Welcome to Norfolk
Cachet by Tazewell G. Nicholson

Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) WAVE RULER A212, a Wave-class oiler launched in 1946 and scrapped in 1977.


 

GregCiesielski Odin 19790505 1 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski Avalon DSRV2 19790505 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Odin 19790505 1 COMark.jpg

1979-05-05
British CDS
DSV Avalon DSRV-2

1st Transfer of mail between two submerged submarines.

HMS ODIN S10 - British Oberon-class submarine. She was laid down on April 27 1959, launched November 4 1960 and was commissioned on May 3 1962. Odin was paid off (Decommissioned) on October 18 1990.


 

GregCiesielski HMS PATROLLER 19461212 1 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski HMS PATROLLER 19461212 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski HMS PATROLLER 19461212 1 Marking.jpg

1946-12-12
Commander's Office Marking
HMS PATROLLER (D07)
Pacific Service Pennant # R332

Cachet by Tazewell G. Nicholson

See USS Keweenaw CVE-44 for US Navy information.


 

Bunter HMS Phoebe 19790904 1 cachet.jpg
Bunter HMS Phoebe 19790904 1 front.jpg
Bunter HMS Phoebe 19790904 1 pm1.jpg

1979-09-04
HMS Phoebe

Category

Notes: Cachet Maker: USCS Chapter 4 Stephen Decatur.


 

Bunter HMS Primrose 19411120 1 pm1.jpg
Bunter HMS Primrose 19411120 1 front.jpg
Bunter HMS Primrose 19411120 1 back.jpg

1941-11-20
HMS Primrose

Category

Cachet by William S. Linto.


 

GregCiesielski HMS QUEEN 19461001 1 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski HMS QUEEN 19461001 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski HMS QUEEN 19461001 1 Marking.jpg

1946-10-01
Master-At-Arm's Office Marking
HMS QUEEN (D19)
Pacific Service Pennant # R320

Cacheted

See USS St. Andrews CVE-49 for US Navy information.


 

GregCiesielski HMS RAJAH 1 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski HMS RAJAH 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski HMS RAJAH 1 Marking.jpg

(No Date)
Regulating Office Marking
HMS RAJAH (D10)
Pacific Service Pennant # R310

Cacheted

See USS Prince CVE-45 for US Navy information.


 

GregCiesielski HMS RANEE 19461001 1 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski HMS RANEE 19461001 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski HMS RANEE 19461001 1 Marking.jpg

1946-10-01
Commanding Officer Marking
HMS RANEE (D03)
Pacific Service Pennant # R323

Cacheted

See USS Niantic CVE-46 for US Navy information.


 

GregCiesielski Repulse 19790505 1 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski Avalon DSRV2 19790505 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Repulse 19790505 1 COMark.jpg

1979-05-05
British CDS
DSV Avalon DSRV-2

1st Transfer of mail between two submerged submarines.

HMS REPULSE S23 - Resolution-class ballistic missile submarine of the Royal Navy. Launched November 4 1967 - Decommissioned in 1996.


 

GregCiesielski Resolution S22 19710710 1 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski Resolution S22 19710710 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Resolution S22 19710710 1 Marking.jpg

1971-07-10
British Machine Cancel
Dunfermline, Fife

Second Commission

HMS RESOLUTION S22 - Resolution-class ballistic missile submarine of the Royal Navy.
Keel Laid 26 February 1964 - Launched 15 September 1966 - Commissioned 2 October 1967 - Decommissioned 22 October 1994.


 

GregCiesielski SaintJames DD 19481115 Cachet.jpg
GregCiesielski SaintJames DD 19481115 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski SaintJames DD 19481115 Postmark.jpg

1948-11-15
HMS Saint James
Rectangle CO's ship marking

Cachet by Tazewell G. Nicholson

Visit of HMS Saint James to Norfolk, VA.


 

N/A

GregCiesielski Scarborough 19371001 Front.jpg

N/A

1937-10-01
HMS Scarborough
Oval Master-At-Arms ship marking

Cachet by Jack McLennan

Visit of HMS SCARBOROUGH to New York NY & HMS DUNDEE to Quincy MA


 

GregCiesielski Sheffield D80 19770912 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski Glover AGFF1 19770912 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Sheffield D80 19770912 Marking.jpg

1977-09-12
HMS SHEFFIELD D-80

USS Glover AGFF-1

Cachet by Tazewell G. Nicholson

Welcome to Norfolk, VA.


 

GregCiesielski Sirius F40 19740316 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski Waccamaw AO109 19740316 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Sirius F40 19740316 Marking.jpg

1974-03-16
HMS SIRIUS F 40

USS Waccamaw AO-109

Cachet by Tazewell G. Nicholson

Welcome to Norfolk, VA.


 

GregCiesielski Swiftsure S126 19710907 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski Swiftsure S126 19710907 Front.jpg

N/A

1971-09-07
HMS SWIFTSURE S126

Cachet by Nuclear Ships Chapter No. 61, USCS

Launching of HMS SWIFTSURE S126. Cachet has the name and pennant number incorrect.
Swiftsure Class Nuclear Powered Submarine. KL 6 June 1969, Lau 7 September 1971, FDC 17 April 1973, LDC 1992.


 

GregCiesielski Tamar 19790305 Crest.jpg
GregCiesielski Tamar 19790305 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Tamar 19790305 Marking.jpg

1979-03-05
HMS TAMAR

N/A

Headquarters British Forces Hong Kong move to HMS TAMAR


 

No Image

Bunter hms tiger 19670307 1 front.jpg

No Image

1967-03-07
HMS Tiger
Rectangle CO's ship marking

Cachet Maker

Notes:


 

N/A

GregCiesielski Uganda SS 19780103 Front.jpg

N/A

1978-01-03
SS Uganda

Ship's mail

SS Uganda was a passenger liner, then cruise ship, hospital ship and troop ship between 1952 and 1986.


 

No Image

Bunter HMS Victory 20000000 1 front.jpg
Bunter HMS Victory 20000000 1 back.jpg

2000-00-00
HMS Victory

Category

Notes: Unused postcard.


 

Bunter HMS Warspite 19411020 1 cachet1.jpg
Bunter HMS Warspite 19411020 1 front.jpg
Bunter HMS Warspite 19411020 1 back.jpg

1941-10-20
HMS Warspite

Overhaul & Repair

Typed Cachet under stamp by William S. Linto.


 

N/A

GregCiesielski York 1935 1 Front.jpg

N/A

1935
HMS York Mail Office marking

Cachet by Richard H. Green

HMS York visits Philadelphia PA, 21-28 September 1935


 

Bunter HMS York 19350900 1 cachet.jpg
Bunter HMS York 19350900 1 front.jpg
Bunter HMS York 19350900 1 pm1.jpg

1935-09-00
HMS York Mail Office marking

Cachet by Meyer Tuchinsky

Cachet Category: Port Visit - Philadelphia. HMS York visits Philadelphia PA, 21-28 September 1935


 

N/A

GregCiesielski York 19371214 1 Front.jpg

N/A

1937-12-14
HMS York

Cacheted

HMS York bids birthday greetings to King George VI


 

Bunter Ranger CV 4 19380917 1 Cachet.jpg
Bunter Ranger CV 4 19380917 1.jpg
Bunter Ranger CV 4 19380917 1 Postmark.jpg

1938-09-17
Locy Type 3 (A-BTB)
SAN DIEGO / CALIFORNIA.
USS Ranger CV-4

HMS York
Oval Mail Office ship's marking

Cachet Maker

Cachet commemorates visit of HMS York to San Diego, California and includes a rubber stamp from the mail office of HMS York.


 

N/A

GregCiesielski ClydeSB 19711010 1 Front.jpg

N/A

1971-10-10
British Pictorial Postmark
Clyde Submarine Base
Helensburgh

Open Day

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