Tag Archives: Boy Seamen

Harsh Treatment at HMS Ganges My Theme for Remembrance

This is a brief account of the trials and suffering of a young shipmate who joined the Navy in Belfast with me on 14th March 1955.  If you look at the photo he is at the front second on the … Continue reading

Posted in hms ganges, veterans | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

HMS Ganges – Boys Training Camp

HMS Ganges the Boys training school of the Royal Navy,was the toughest training camp for young boys anywhere. The place where the Royal Navy turned boys into men.  Turned them into the very best sailors in the Navy, they were … Continue reading

Posted in hms ganges, The Royal Navy & Me, Uncategorized, veterans | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment