Most viewed - William Butler Yeats and the Irish Naval Service
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L.E. Macha1289 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. Macha979 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty
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L.E. Macha896 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha883 viewsSome of the L.E. Macha's crew on the recent Mediterranean voyage
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Gibraltar877 viewsL/S Guilfoyle and S/Lt F.O.W. Byrne photographed in Gibraltar
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L.E. Macha848 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) of the L.E. Macha secures deck cargo
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L.E. Macha843 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. Macha837 viewsOn L.E. Macha - Comdr T. MacKenna on the bridge (tooting fog-horn)
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L.E. Macha832 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty. Different angle
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L.E. Macha824 viewsL.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha824 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha815 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha814 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha803 viewsThe bos'n works under expert supervision!
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L.E. Macha774 viewsThe two "Chiefs" - C.P.O. Hawes and C.P.O. Taft. L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha730 viewsFlop on board the L.E. Macha
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Home729 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. Macha729 viewsView from L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha722 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha719 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) working hard on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha717 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha706 viewsSeaman Joe Higgins wielding a paint brush on L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha700 viewsL.E. Macha
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Home699 viewsScene at quayside at Galway before Yeats' coffin came ashore
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L.E. Macha688 viewsOfficers of L.E. Macha at breakfast in Wardroom
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L.E. Macha688 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. Macha675 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. Macha673 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha671 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. Macha660 viewsDinner above decks on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha654 viewsStokers off duty - L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha652 viewsSilhouette of L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha648 viewsPainting on board the L.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha645 viewsThere's a bird - with feathers on - in this picture!
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Gibraltar640 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. Macha638 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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L.E. Macha636 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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Nice636 viewsQuartermaster Hickey at the wheel of the L.E. Macha en route for Nice
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Nice602 viewsThe L.E. Macha clears the harbour at Nice, 6/9/48

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Gibraltar574 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Nice562 viewsIn Nice harbour (France) the L.E. Macha prepares to swing around prior to berthing.
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Home561 viewsGraveyard scene
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Gibraltar556 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Gibraltar547 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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Gibraltar532 viewsGroup including the officers of the H.M.S. Childers taken on board the L.E. Macha at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar530 viewsBringing aboard the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Nice530 viewsIrish sailors of the L.E. Macha marching to Sunday morning Mass in Nice (France) 5/9/48
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Gibraltar529 viewsL.E. Macha entering the harbour at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar529 viewsGroup taken just before L.E. Macha left Gibraltar for home
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Gibraltar528 viewsOn bridge of L.E. Macha entering Gibraltar
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Gibraltar528 viewsThe L.E. Macha is passed out by a destroyer heading for England from Gibraltar
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Gibraltar528 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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Gibraltar526 viewsGroup taken at Colonial Hospital, Gibraltar on occasion of visit of officers from L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar526 viewsShopping in Gibraltar
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Gibraltar525 viewsWardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar525 viewsLooking towards the Admiralty Tower from the deck of the Macha in the Naval dockyard, Gibraltar
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Gibraltar524 viewsView of Gibraltar harbour, US destroyers are seen leaving
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Gibraltar524 viewsNew Guard marches to take over at the Governor's residence at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar523 viewsS/Lt O. Byrne in Wardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar522 viewsL.E. Macha prepares to enter Gibraltar harbour
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