Most viewed - William Butler Yeats and the Irish Naval Service
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L.E. Macha1524 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. Macha1169 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty
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L.E. Macha1087 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha1074 viewsSome of the L.E. Macha's crew on the recent Mediterranean voyage
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L.E. Macha1029 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. Macha1026 viewsOn L.E. Macha - Comdr T. MacKenna on the bridge (tooting fog-horn)
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L.E. Macha1024 viewsL.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha1024 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty. Different angle
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Gibraltar1016 viewsL/S Guilfoyle and S/Lt F.O.W. Byrne photographed in Gibraltar
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L.E. Macha1016 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha1004 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha1001 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha994 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) of the L.E. Macha secures deck cargo
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L.E. Macha988 viewsThe bos'n works under expert supervision!
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L.E. Macha957 viewsThe two "Chiefs" - C.P.O. Hawes and C.P.O. Taft. L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha912 viewsFlop on board the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha897 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) working hard on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha885 viewsSeaman Joe Higgins wielding a paint brush on L.E. Macha
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Home869 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. Macha857 viewsView from L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha855 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha850 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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Home842 viewsScene at quayside at Galway before Yeats' coffin came ashore
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L.E. Macha828 viewsOfficers of L.E. Macha at breakfast in Wardroom
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L.E. Macha824 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha819 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. Macha810 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. Macha804 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. Macha800 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha794 viewsDinner above decks on the L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar791 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. Macha789 viewsStokers off duty - L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha782 viewsSilhouette of L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha775 viewsThere's a bird - with feathers on - in this picture!
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L.E. Macha774 viewsPainting on board the L.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha767 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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L.E. Macha764 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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Nice751 viewsQuartermaster Hickey at the wheel of the L.E. Macha en route for Nice
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Nice742 viewsThe L.E. Macha clears the harbour at Nice, 6/9/48

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Gibraltar707 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Home691 viewsGraveyard scene
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Gibraltar691 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Gibraltar684 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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Nice684 viewsIn Nice harbour (France) the L.E. Macha prepares to swing around prior to berthing.
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Gibraltar667 viewsGroup including the officers of the H.M.S. Childers taken on board the L.E. Macha at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar666 viewsBringing aboard the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Gibraltar665 viewsOn bridge of L.E. Macha entering Gibraltar
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Gibraltar665 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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Gibraltar663 viewsL.E. Macha entering the harbour at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar663 viewsThe L.E. Macha is passed out by a destroyer heading for England from Gibraltar
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Gibraltar663 viewsGroup taken just before L.E. Macha left Gibraltar for home
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Gibraltar660 viewsLooking towards the Admiralty Tower from the deck of the Macha in the Naval dockyard, Gibraltar
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Nice660 viewsThe L.E. Macha pulls away from the quayside at Nice, 6/9/48
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Gibraltar657 viewsView of Gibraltar harbour, US destroyers are seen leaving
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Gibraltar656 viewsGroup taken at Colonial Hospital, Gibraltar on occasion of visit of officers from L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar655 viewsStoring away the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Gibraltar653 viewsWardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar653 viewsS/Lt O. Byrne in Wardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar652 viewsNew Guard marches to take over at the Governor's residence at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar649 viewsL.E. Macha prepares to enter Gibraltar harbour
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