THROUGH THEIR EYES
HMS BERWICK PHOTOGRAPHS
1930s ROYAL NAVY SAILORS PHOTO ALBUM..SERVED ON HMS BERWICK ..170 SCANS.
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HMS Belfast was launched in 1938 , a town class light cruiser , she saw service in WW2 initially part of the naval Blockade against Germany .Saw action escorting Artic convoys to the Soviet Union .During December 1943 HMS Belfast played an important role in the Battle Of North Cape assisting in the destruction of German warship Scharnhorst .
In June 1944 , HMS Belfast took part in operation Overlord supporting the D-day landings .
HMS Belfast is now a museum ship moored in London on the River Thames and well worth a visit .