856 Naval Air Squadron
856 Naval Air Squadron (856 NAS) was a Naval Air Squadron of the Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm.
Emlyn Hooson, Baron Hooson
Hugh Emlyn Hooson, Baron Hooson QC (26 March 1925 – 21 February 2012) was a British Liberal Democrat politician. He was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Montgomeryshire from 1962 until 1979.
Hoos...
HMS Vindictive (1918)
HMS Vindictive was a warship built during the First World War for the Royal Navy (RN). Originally designed as a Hawkins-class heavy cruiser and laid down under the name Cavendish, she was converted in...
HMS Vindictive (1918) - Wikipedia
Thomas William Gould
Thomas William Gould VC (28 December 1914 – 6 December 2001) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that ca...
Thomas William Gould - Wikipedia
Charles Pizey
Admiral Sir Charles Thomas Mark Pizey GBE, CB, DSO & Bar, DL (17 June 1899 – 17 May 1993) was a Royal Navy officer who served as the last Commander-in-Chief and first Chief of Naval Staff of the I...
Frederick Warner (diplomat)
Sir Frederick Archibald Warner, GCVO, KCMG (2 May 1918 – 30 September 1995) was a British diplomat and businessman who at the end of his career was elected to the European Parliament.
Warner was e...
TSS Duke of York (1935)
The Duke of York was a steamer passenger ship initially operated by the London Midland and Scottish Railway which saw service from 1935 to 1964. She was renamed HMS Duke of Wellington for the duration...
1st Aircraft Carrier Squadron (Royal Navy)
The 1st Aircraft Carrier Squadron was a group of Royal Navy aircraft carriers assigned to the British Pacific Fleet in November 1944. They were Formidable, Indomitable, Victorious, Illustrious and Ind...