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HMS Birmingham

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chrissied8

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Anyone know Albert Danks who was serving on the Birmingham during WW2? I believe he was working in mechanisions in the engine room. By the end of the war he was a Chief Petty Officer. Would welcome any new info.
 
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cornwall col

Guest
It may be worth asking the newspaper of the Royal Navy 'Navy News' to list your request in there 'Where Are You Now?' column its free of charge and the paper is read by lots of retired / ex Royal Navy people.

The address is:

The Editor,
Navy News,
HMS Nelson,
Portsmouth,
PO1 3HH

or email:

[email protected]

(If you are contacting them by email you need to give your full address and telephone number)
 
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Stitcher

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Not the vessel in this thread but it was HMS Birmingham from 1913.
 

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master brummie
HMS Birmingham - Town Class - Light Cruiser - Launched 1913 Sold 1931.

HMS Birmingham - c1913
Town Class - HMS Birmingham - 1913 (1).jpg

HMS Birmingham - c1913
Town Class - HMS Birmingham - 1913 (2).jpg

HMS Birmingham - c1914
Town Class - HMS Birmingham - 1914.jpg

HMS Birmingham - c1914
Town Class - HMS Birmingham - 1914 (2).jpg

HMS Birmingham
Town Class - HMS Birmingham (1).jpg
 

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master brummie
(C19) HMS Birmingham - Town Class - Light Cruiser - Launched 1936 Scrapped 1960 - (2nd Ship to be named HMS Birmingham).

(C19) - HMS Birmingham - c1936
C19 - HMS Birmingham - 1936.jpg


(C19) - HMS Birmingham - c1938
C19 - HMS Birmingham - 1938.jpg

(C19) - HMS Birmingham - c1952

C19 - HMS Birmingham - 1952.jpg

(C19) - HMS Birmingham

C19 - HMS Birmingham (1).jpg

(C19) - HMS Birmingham
C19 - HMS Birmingham (2).jpg
 

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master brummie
(C19) HMS Birmingham - Town Class - Light Cruiser - Launched 1936 Scrapped 1960 - (2nd Ship to be named HMS Birmingham).

(C19) - HMS Birmingham
C19 - HMS Birmingham (3).jpg

(C19) - HMS Birmingham
C19 - HMS Birmingham (4).jpg
 

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master brummie
HMS Birmingham (D86) Type 42 Destroyer.
Launched 1973 - Decommissioned 1999.

HMS Birmingham (D86) Type 42 Destroyer.D86 - HMS Birmingham (1).jpg

HMS Birmingham (D86) Type 42 Destroyer.
D86 - HMS Birmingham (2).jpg
 
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