Most viewed - William Butler Yeats and the Irish Naval Service
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L.E. Macha1571 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. Macha1193 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty
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L.E. Macha1117 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha1107 viewsSome of the L.E. Macha's crew on the recent Mediterranean voyage
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L.E. Macha1060 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. Macha1058 viewsL.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha1057 viewsOn L.E. Macha - Comdr T. MacKenna on the bridge (tooting fog-horn)
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L.E. Macha1056 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty. Different angle
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Gibraltar1043 viewsL/S Guilfoyle and S/Lt F.O.W. Byrne photographed in Gibraltar
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L.E. Macha1043 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha1037 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha1026 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha1024 viewsThe bos'n works under expert supervision!
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L.E. Macha1010 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) of the L.E. Macha secures deck cargo
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L.E. Macha987 viewsThe two "Chiefs" - C.P.O. Hawes and C.P.O. Taft. L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha940 viewsFlop on board the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha924 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) working hard on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha909 viewsSeaman Joe Higgins wielding a paint brush on L.E. Macha
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Home900 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. Macha887 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha879 viewsView from L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha876 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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Home874 viewsScene at quayside at Galway before Yeats' coffin came ashore
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L.E. Macha861 viewsOfficers of L.E. Macha at breakfast in Wardroom
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L.E. Macha843 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. Macha843 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. Macha841 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha837 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. Macha827 viewsDinner above decks on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha822 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar820 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. Macha816 viewsStokers off duty - L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha802 viewsSilhouette of L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha802 viewsThere's a bird - with feathers on - in this picture!
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L.E. Macha799 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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L.E. Macha794 viewsPainting on board the L.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha787 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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Nice761 viewsQuartermaster Hickey at the wheel of the L.E. Macha en route for Nice
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Nice757 viewsThe L.E. Macha clears the harbour at Nice, 6/9/48

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Gibraltar728 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Home718 viewsGraveyard scene
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Gibraltar709 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Gibraltar708 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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Nice694 viewsIn Nice harbour (France) the L.E. Macha prepares to swing around prior to berthing.
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Gibraltar690 viewsGroup including the officers of the H.M.S. Childers taken on board the L.E. Macha at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar685 viewsOn bridge of L.E. Macha entering Gibraltar
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Gibraltar685 viewsGroup taken just before L.E. Macha left Gibraltar for home
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Gibraltar684 viewsL.E. Macha entering the harbour at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar684 viewsBringing aboard the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Gibraltar683 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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Gibraltar682 viewsThe L.E. Macha is passed out by a destroyer heading for England from Gibraltar
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Gibraltar679 viewsView of Gibraltar harbour, US destroyers are seen leaving
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Gibraltar678 viewsWardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar676 viewsS/Lt O. Byrne in Wardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Nice676 viewsThe L.E. Macha pulls away from the quayside at Nice, 6/9/48
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Gibraltar674 viewsStoring away the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Gibraltar674 viewsGroup taken at Colonial Hospital, Gibraltar on occasion of visit of officers from L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar672 viewsLooking towards the Admiralty Tower from the deck of the Macha in the Naval dockyard, Gibraltar
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Gibraltar668 viewsScene in Wardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Nice667 viewsL.E. Macha pulls away from the quayside at Nice (France)
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