HMS Howe transiting the Suez Canal, Egypt, 14 Jul 1944, photo 1 of 2

Caption   HMS Howe transiting the Suez Canal, Egypt, 14 Jul 1944, photo 1 of 2 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseImperial War Museum
Identification Code   TR 2619
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 2 Sep 2013

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Licensing  Crown Copyright / Public Domain. According to the Crown Copyright laws of the United Kingdom, copyright protection has expired for photographs created prior to 1 Jun 1957.



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1. peter Avery says:
14 Jul 2013 05:46:44 PM

wow my late father in law would have been on that ship when this was taken, HMS Howe was enroute to join the pacific fleet, was attacked a few times by Kamikaze planes, she was in Tokyo bay for the signing of the Japanese surrender, Kenneth william Brown was one of the first radar operators in the royal navy, after the war he became chief radar operator for Southampton docks in the uk... were proud to have his war medals :-)

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