Category Archives: The Royal Navy & Me

Trafalgar Days 21st October.2017

Trafalgar Day 21/10/2017 Trafalgar Day is the most important day in the calendar of HMS Victory, the oldest commissioned warship in the world. Each year on 21 October a ceremony is held on board Victory marking the anniversary of the … Continue reading

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Have You Read a Good Book Lately??

Read a Good Book Lately???? Posted on October 15th 2017 by irishroverpei Have you read a good book lately, if the answer is no, why not try one of my books or maybe all three? I have received excellent reviews on … Continue reading

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Read a Good Book Lately????

Have you read a good book lately, if the answer is no, why not try one of my books or maybe all three? I have received excellent reviews on all of them. I have sold a great deal from PEI … Continue reading

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Another Great Revue of “The Royal Navy & Me

This is my most recent reading which I had posted on my Timeline on May 17, 2017 The Royal Navy & Me Follow the story of a young sailor who joined the Royal Navy 1n 1955 as a Boy Seaman … Continue reading

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Latest Revue of Chapter XXl Armageddon.

My most recent reading: CHAPTER XXI ARMAGEDDON by Frederick Rodgers of PEI (Prince Edward Island) CANADA By Francis Gallant My first knowledge of humankind was learning about the creation of our first parents. After graduating from this fictitious story onto … Continue reading

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My Latest Book

  Chapter XXI Armageddon. My latest work and first one of fiction. Back cover Bio Adam opens the Holy Bible to the book of Revelations chapter 21. The year is 4013. You might ask how he came to end up … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Caroline Patricia.

I was going to begin this blog by saying way back in 19!! ? but caught myself just in time. So instead, I will write about this incredible moment in my life without giving away anyone’s age!!!. That most special … Continue reading

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Christmas Morning Auckland NZ 1956

Excerpt From “The Royal Navy & Me” Outside the front door we removed our shoes and tiptoed up the stairs whispering and giggling. The girl’s room was at the back of the house and furnished with two single beds. Still … Continue reading

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Trafalgar Lord Admiral Nelson October 21st 1805

Battle of Trafalgar The Battle of Trafalgar was a naval engagement fought by the Royal Navy against the combined fleets of the French and Spanish Navies, during the War of the Third Coalition of the Napoleonic Wars. Date: October 21, … Continue reading

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In Praise of the Sailor(prelude to Trafalgar Day)

A piece of work from WWII: “You can talk of your famous Army, And glorious Air Force too. But do you ever think of the Navy, And the job they have to do? No sane man ever sails those seas, … Continue reading

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