Most viewed - William Butler Yeats and the Irish Naval Service
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L.E. Macha1833 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. Macha1378 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty
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L.E. Macha1320 viewsSome of the L.E. Macha's crew on the recent Mediterranean voyage
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L.E. Macha1317 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha1270 viewsL.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha1267 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. Macha1266 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty. Different angle
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L.E. Macha1263 viewsOn L.E. Macha - Comdr T. MacKenna on the bridge (tooting fog-horn)
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L.E. Macha1249 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha1244 viewsThe bos'n works under expert supervision!
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Gibraltar1237 viewsL/S Guilfoyle and S/Lt F.O.W. Byrne photographed in Gibraltar
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L.E. Macha1228 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha1202 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha1191 viewsThe two "Chiefs" - C.P.O. Hawes and C.P.O. Taft. L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha1139 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) of the L.E. Macha secures deck cargo
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L.E. Macha1112 viewsFlop on board the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha1094 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha1092 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) working hard on the L.E. Macha
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Home1082 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. Macha1074 viewsSeaman Joe Higgins wielding a paint brush on L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha1068 viewsOfficers of L.E. Macha at breakfast in Wardroom
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Home1059 viewsScene at quayside at Galway before Yeats' coffin came ashore
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L.E. Macha1051 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. Macha1050 viewsView from L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha1047 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. Macha1043 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha1037 viewsDinner above decks on the L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar1021 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. Macha1013 viewsStokers off duty - L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha1012 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. Macha1003 viewsThere's a bird - with feathers on - in this picture!
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L.E. Macha1000 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha995 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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L.E. Macha993 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha963 viewsSilhouette of L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha951 viewsPainting on board the L.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha950 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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Nice897 viewsThe L.E. Macha clears the harbour at Nice, 6/9/48

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Home878 viewsGraveyard scene
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Gibraltar873 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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Gibraltar868 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Nice860 viewsQuartermaster Hickey at the wheel of the L.E. Macha en route for Nice
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Gibraltar851 viewsGroup including the officers of the H.M.S. Childers taken on board the L.E. Macha at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar851 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Gibraltar838 viewsGroup taken just before L.E. Macha left Gibraltar for home
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Gibraltar836 viewsOn bridge of L.E. Macha entering Gibraltar
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Gibraltar835 viewsL.E. Macha entering the harbour at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar834 viewsThe L.E. Macha is passed out by a destroyer heading for England from Gibraltar
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Gibraltar834 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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Gibraltar829 viewsView of Gibraltar harbour, US destroyers are seen leaving
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Gibraltar829 viewsGroup taken at Colonial Hospital, Gibraltar on occasion of visit of officers from L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar828 viewsBringing aboard the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Gibraltar825 viewsWardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar824 viewsStoring away the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Nice818 viewsThe L.E. Macha pulls away from the quayside at Nice, 6/9/48
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Gibraltar815 viewsS/Lt O. Byrne in Wardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar814 viewsL.E. Macha prepares to enter Gibraltar harbour
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Gibraltar814 viewsScene in Wardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar811 viewsLooking towards the Admiralty Tower from the deck of the Macha in the Naval dockyard, Gibraltar
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Gibraltar810 viewsRations coming aboard the L.E. Macha at Gibraltar
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