Most viewed - William Butler Yeats and the Irish Naval Service
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L.E. Macha1600 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. Macha1209 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty
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L.E. Macha1139 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha1131 viewsSome of the L.E. Macha's crew on the recent Mediterranean voyage
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L.E. Macha1084 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. Macha1083 viewsL.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha1078 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty. Different angle
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L.E. Macha1076 viewsOn L.E. Macha - Comdr T. MacKenna on the bridge (tooting fog-horn)
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Gibraltar1063 viewsL/S Guilfoyle and S/Lt F.O.W. Byrne photographed in Gibraltar
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L.E. Macha1062 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha1060 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha1050 viewsThe bos'n works under expert supervision!
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L.E. Macha1046 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha1022 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) of the L.E. Macha secures deck cargo
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L.E. Macha1010 viewsThe two "Chiefs" - C.P.O. Hawes and C.P.O. Taft. L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha956 viewsFlop on board the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha940 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) working hard on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha923 viewsSeaman Joe Higgins wielding a paint brush on L.E. Macha
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Home916 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. Macha910 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha894 viewsView from L.E. Macha
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Home893 viewsScene at quayside at Galway before Yeats' coffin came ashore
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L.E. Macha892 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha881 viewsOfficers of L.E. Macha at breakfast in Wardroom
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L.E. Macha864 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. Macha861 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. Macha858 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. Macha855 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha849 viewsDinner above decks on the L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar839 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. Macha837 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha837 viewsStokers off duty - L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha825 viewsThere's a bird - with feathers on - in this picture!
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L.E. Macha819 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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L.E. Macha817 viewsSilhouette of L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha809 viewsPainting on board the L.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha801 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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Nice770 viewsThe L.E. Macha clears the harbour at Nice, 6/9/48

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Nice767 viewsQuartermaster Hickey at the wheel of the L.E. Macha en route for Nice
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Gibraltar740 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Home732 viewsGraveyard scene
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Gibraltar722 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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Gibraltar721 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Gibraltar705 viewsGroup including the officers of the H.M.S. Childers taken on board the L.E. Macha at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar701 viewsGroup taken just before L.E. Macha left Gibraltar for home
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Nice700 viewsIn Nice harbour (France) the L.E. Macha prepares to swing around prior to berthing.
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Gibraltar699 viewsOn bridge of L.E. Macha entering Gibraltar
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Gibraltar697 viewsThe L.E. Macha is passed out by a destroyer heading for England from Gibraltar
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Gibraltar695 viewsBringing aboard the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Gibraltar695 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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Gibraltar694 viewsL.E. Macha entering the harbour at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar692 viewsView of Gibraltar harbour, US destroyers are seen leaving
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Gibraltar689 viewsGroup taken at Colonial Hospital, Gibraltar on occasion of visit of officers from L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar688 viewsWardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar687 viewsStoring away the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Nice687 viewsThe L.E. Macha pulls away from the quayside at Nice, 6/9/48
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Gibraltar686 viewsS/Lt O. Byrne in Wardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar685 viewsLooking towards the Admiralty Tower from the deck of the Macha in the Naval dockyard, Gibraltar
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Gibraltar679 viewsScene in Wardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Nice679 viewsL.E. Macha pulls away from the quayside at Nice (France)
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