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HMS Gavinton
Ships and Harbours
No: 17397   Contributor: Arthur Levick   Year: 1980   Manufacturer: Thornycroft, United Kingdom   Country: United Kingdom
HMS Gavinton

This along with ship crest was placed British Legion Club Chapeltowwn, Sheffield England. Also given was cap name tapes in the form of a battleship. The bottom one being Lord Mountbattens Admiral of Mediteranean Fleet or something. The date given was in 1980.

Picture courtesy of an ex crew member (used with permission).

See picture #3621 also for this navy vessel.

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Picture added on 21 May 2011 at 11:42
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These looked very smart with their enclosed bridge

Added by Dave Forbes on 07 November 2011.
I am writing the memoirs of Commander 'Bernie" Bruen who was the last Commander of HMS Gavinton and was wondering if I could have permission to include this superb photograph in his memoirs.
Kindest regards
John C Hewitt

Added by John C. Hewitt on 08 February 2015.
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Thornycroft, United Kingdom

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