Most viewed - William Butler Yeats and the Irish Naval Service
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L.E. Macha1556 viewsL.E. Macha lying at Carlisle Pier, Dun Laoghaire on the morning she left for Nice, 25/8/48
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L.E. Macha1188 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty
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L.E. Macha1107 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha1098 viewsSome of the L.E. Macha's crew on the recent Mediterranean voyage
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L.E. Macha1052 views"Flop" a variation of "Rummy" played with two or three packs of cards, is the game most popular with corvette crews. Stokers of the L.E. Macha are here seen playing.
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L.E. Macha1048 viewsOn L.E. Macha - Comdr T. MacKenna on the bridge (tooting fog-horn)
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L.E. Macha1047 viewsL.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha1047 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty. Different angle
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L.E. Macha1038 viewsAt sea
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Gibraltar1035 viewsL/S Guilfoyle and S/Lt F.O.W. Byrne photographed in Gibraltar
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L.E. Macha1028 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha1019 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha1016 viewsThe bos'n works under expert supervision!
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L.E. Macha1003 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) of the L.E. Macha secures deck cargo
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L.E. Macha980 viewsThe two "Chiefs" - C.P.O. Hawes and C.P.O. Taft. L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha932 viewsFlop on board the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha917 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) working hard on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha904 viewsSeaman Joe Higgins wielding a paint brush on L.E. Macha
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Home884 viewsGuard of Honour from An Céad Cath at the Town Hall, Sligo, before the arrival of the Yeats' cortege
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L.E. Macha877 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha873 viewsView from L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha867 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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Home856 viewsScene at quayside at Galway before Yeats' coffin came ashore
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L.E. Macha851 viewsOfficers of L.E. Macha at breakfast in Wardroom
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L.E. Macha836 viewsAt arms drill in the Mediterranean. In preparation for the ceremonial at Nice (France) some of the crew of the L.E. Macha undergo arms drill practice
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L.E. Macha835 viewsRunning repairs in the Mediterranean. Even Naval Officers are adept needle-wielders! Scene on wing of bridge of L.E. Macha.
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L.E. Macha835 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha826 viewsIts not all blue seas and flying fish in the Mediterranean! Seamen Hickey and O'Sullivan carry on with the fatigues
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L.E. Macha816 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha816 viewsDinner above decks on the L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar807 viewsIn Spanish shawls and sombreros - purchased in Gibraltar - P.Os Cashin and Bermingham of the L.E. Macha strike a pose
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L.E. Macha806 viewsStokers off duty - L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha794 viewsSilhouette of L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha793 viewsThere's a bird - with feathers on - in this picture!
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L.E. Macha789 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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L.E. Macha788 viewsPainting on board the L.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha780 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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Nice756 viewsQuartermaster Hickey at the wheel of the L.E. Macha en route for Nice
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Nice751 viewsThe L.E. Macha clears the harbour at Nice, 6/9/48

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Gibraltar720 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Home703 viewsGraveyard scene
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Gibraltar702 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Gibraltar697 viewsGroup taken on the occasion of the visit of officers of the L.E. Macha to the Colonial Hospital in Gibraltar. Left to Right (standing) Matron O'Reilly, Sister Maureen Gillan (kneeling), Belle Johnston.
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Nice689 viewsIn Nice harbour (France) the L.E. Macha prepares to swing around prior to berthing.
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Gibraltar680 viewsGroup including the officers of the H.M.S. Childers taken on board the L.E. Macha at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar677 viewsOn bridge of L.E. Macha entering Gibraltar
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Gibraltar676 viewsGroup on board L.E. Macha on occasion of visit of His Lordship, Most Rev Dr Fitzgerald, Bishop of Gibraltar. Left to Right: Fr Devlin, Comdr T. MacKenna (Irish Naval Service), His Lordship.
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Gibraltar675 viewsL.E. Macha entering the harbour at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar674 viewsThe L.E. Macha is passed out by a destroyer heading for England from Gibraltar
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Gibraltar674 viewsBringing aboard the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Gibraltar673 viewsGroup taken just before L.E. Macha left Gibraltar for home
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Gibraltar670 viewsView of Gibraltar harbour, US destroyers are seen leaving
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Nice670 viewsThe L.E. Macha pulls away from the quayside at Nice, 6/9/48
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Gibraltar668 viewsGroup taken at Colonial Hospital, Gibraltar on occasion of visit of officers from L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar667 viewsWardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar666 viewsS/Lt O. Byrne in Wardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar666 viewsLooking towards the Admiralty Tower from the deck of the Macha in the Naval dockyard, Gibraltar
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Gibraltar665 viewsStoring away the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Gibraltar660 viewsL.E. Macha prepares to enter Gibraltar harbour
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Nice660 viewsL.E. Macha pulls away from the quayside at Nice (France)
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