Most viewed - William Butler Yeats and the Irish Naval Service
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L.E. Macha983 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. Macha650 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty
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Gibraltar645 viewsL/S Guilfoyle and S/Lt F.O.W. Byrne photographed in Gibraltar
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L.E. Macha609 viewsSome of the L.E. Macha's crew on the recent Mediterranean voyage
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L.E. Macha581 viewsL.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha579 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha573 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. Macha567 viewsOn L.E. Macha - Comdr T. MacKenna on the bridge (tooting fog-horn)
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L.E. Macha562 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) of the L.E. Macha secures deck cargo
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L.E. Macha561 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha561 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty. Different angle
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L.E. Macha552 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha545 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha536 viewsThe bos'n works under expert supervision!
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L.E. Macha532 viewsThe two "Chiefs" - C.P.O. Hawes and C.P.O. Taft. L.E. Macha
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Home504 viewsScene at quayside at Galway before Yeats' coffin came ashore
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L.E. Macha503 viewsFlop on board the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha497 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) working hard on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha493 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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Home492 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. Macha488 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha486 viewsOfficers of L.E. Macha at breakfast in Wardroom
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L.E. Macha483 viewsSeaman Joe Higgins wielding a paint brush on L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha483 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. Macha477 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha474 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. Macha474 viewsView from L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha468 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. Macha466 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha460 viewsDinner above decks on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha451 viewsStokers off duty - L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha451 viewsSilhouette of L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha449 viewsPainting on board the L.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha445 viewsThere's a bird - with feathers on - in this picture!
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L.E. Macha443 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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Gibraltar438 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. Macha438 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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Home419 viewsGraveyard scene
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Nice404 viewsQuartermaster Hickey at the wheel of the L.E. Macha en route for Nice
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Nice393 viewsThe L.E. Macha clears the harbour at Nice, 6/9/48

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Gibraltar392 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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Gibraltar386 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Gibraltar379 viewsGroup including the officers of the H.M.S. Childers taken on board the L.E. Macha at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar378 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Gibraltar374 viewsBringing aboard the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Gibraltar374 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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Gibraltar373 viewsL.E. Macha entering the harbour at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar373 viewsNew Guard marches to take over at the Governor's residence at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar371 viewsGroup taken just before L.E. Macha left Gibraltar for home
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Gibraltar369 viewsOn bridge of L.E. Macha entering Gibraltar
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Gibraltar369 viewsThe L.E. Macha is passed out by a destroyer heading for England from Gibraltar
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Gibraltar369 viewsGroup taken at Colonial Hospital, Gibraltar on occasion of visit of officers from L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar369 viewsLooking towards the Admiralty Tower from the deck of the Macha in the Naval dockyard, Gibraltar
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Gibraltar368 viewsL.E. Macha prepares to enter Gibraltar harbour
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Gibraltar368 viewsWardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar368 viewsS/Lt O. Byrne in Wardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Nice368 viewsIn Nice harbour (France) the L.E. Macha prepares to swing around prior to berthing.
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Gibraltar366 viewsStoring away the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Gibraltar365 viewsView of Gibraltar harbour, US destroyers are seen leaving
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Gibraltar364 viewsGibraltar from the decks of the L.E. Macha
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