Tag Archives: Halifax.
In late 1965 I was nearing the end of my time with the 6th Squadron and would soon be returning to the UK. I recall a couple of items we had aboard in those far of times. One crew member had … Continue reading
This sudden wave of Provincial politicians resigning seems a wee bit fishy? First we had Robert Ghiz, he suddenly resigned to spend more time with his family! now he is working in Ottawa. Next we have Wes Sheridan, he resigned … Continue reading
We are still in Halifax for one more night so coming up with interesting things to blog about is a wee bit difficult. I have posted a photo of Susannah age 4, who could have imagined in 2015 she would … Continue reading
Can you believe the little baby in the chair eating an ice cream cone is having her 50th birthday today 14th January. Wow!! I have just realized how old that must make me!!! We are off to Halifax on Thursday … Continue reading
I first landed on this beautiful shore in January 1964 via the Royal Navy submarine HMS Alcide. After serving for two years with the 6th Canadian Submarine Squadron based out of Halifax I returned home to Ireland in 1966. I … Continue reading
In 1956 I joined HMS Cockade stationed in the Far East, I was just seventeen years old and a very new sailor. It was a natural progression in the Navy to torment and tease the new young sailors. My career … Continue reading