Most viewed - William Butler Yeats and the Irish Naval Service
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L.E. Macha1419 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. Macha1096 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty
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L.E. Macha1012 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha1000 viewsSome of the L.E. Macha's crew on the recent Mediterranean voyage
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Gibraltar966 viewsL/S Guilfoyle and S/Lt F.O.W. Byrne photographed in Gibraltar
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L.E. Macha958 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. Macha951 viewsOn L.E. Macha - Comdr T. MacKenna on the bridge (tooting fog-horn)
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L.E. Macha950 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty. Different angle
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L.E. Macha939 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) of the L.E. Macha secures deck cargo
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L.E. Macha938 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha935 viewsL.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha930 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha927 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha917 viewsThe bos'n works under expert supervision!
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L.E. Macha886 viewsThe two "Chiefs" - C.P.O. Hawes and C.P.O. Taft. L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha845 viewsFlop on board the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha829 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) working hard on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha818 viewsSeaman Joe Higgins wielding a paint brush on L.E. Macha
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Home812 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. Macha812 viewsView from L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha804 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha802 viewsL.E. Macha
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Home791 viewsScene at quayside at Galway before Yeats' coffin came ashore
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L.E. Macha781 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha776 viewsOfficers of L.E. Macha at breakfast in Wardroom
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L.E. Macha772 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. Macha758 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. Macha756 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha755 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. Macha743 viewsDinner above decks on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha740 viewsStokers off duty - L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha734 viewsSilhouette of L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar728 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. Macha728 viewsPainting on board the L.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha727 viewsThere's a bird - with feathers on - in this picture!
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L.E. Macha720 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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L.E. Macha718 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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Nice717 viewsQuartermaster Hickey at the wheel of the L.E. Macha en route for Nice
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Nice701 viewsThe L.E. Macha clears the harbour at Nice, 6/9/48

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Gibraltar661 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Nice647 viewsIn Nice harbour (France) the L.E. Macha prepares to swing around prior to berthing.
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Gibraltar644 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Home636 viewsGraveyard scene
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Gibraltar636 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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Nice620 viewsThe L.E. Macha pulls away from the quayside at Nice, 6/9/48
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Gibraltar619 viewsGroup including the officers of the H.M.S. Childers taken on board the L.E. Macha at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar618 viewsOn bridge of L.E. Macha entering Gibraltar
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Gibraltar618 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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Gibraltar617 viewsThe L.E. Macha is passed out by a destroyer heading for England from Gibraltar
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Gibraltar617 viewsBringing aboard the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Gibraltar616 viewsL.E. Macha entering the harbour at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar615 viewsGroup taken just before L.E. Macha left Gibraltar for home
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Nice614 viewsIrish sailors of the L.E. Macha marching to Sunday morning Mass in Nice (France) 5/9/48
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Gibraltar612 viewsGroup taken at Colonial Hospital, Gibraltar on occasion of visit of officers from L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar611 viewsNew Guard marches to take over at the Governor's residence at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar609 viewsS/Lt O. Byrne in Wardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar609 viewsLooking towards the Admiralty Tower from the deck of the Macha in the Naval dockyard, Gibraltar
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Nice609 viewsL.E. Macha pulls away from the quayside at Nice (France)
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Gibraltar608 viewsWardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar607 viewsView of Gibraltar harbour, US destroyers are seen leaving
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