Most viewed - William Butler Yeats and the Irish Naval Service
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L.E. Macha1793 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. Macha1345 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty
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L.E. Macha1285 viewsSome of the L.E. Macha's crew on the recent Mediterranean voyage
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L.E. Macha1282 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha1238 viewsL.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha1235 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. Macha1233 viewsSeaman Peter Kane (cook) practices life-boat drill when off duty. Different angle
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L.E. Macha1227 viewsOn L.E. Macha - Comdr T. MacKenna on the bridge (tooting fog-horn)
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L.E. Macha1215 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha1212 viewsThe bos'n works under expert supervision!
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Gibraltar1208 viewsL/S Guilfoyle and S/Lt F.O.W. Byrne photographed in Gibraltar
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L.E. Macha1199 viewsAt sea
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L.E. Macha1173 viewsAbaft the funnel
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L.E. Macha1158 viewsThe two "Chiefs" - C.P.O. Hawes and C.P.O. Taft. L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha1115 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) of the L.E. Macha secures deck cargo
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L.E. Macha1081 viewsFlop on board the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha1061 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha1059 viewsP.O. Cashin (Bos'n) working hard on the L.E. Macha
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Home1050 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. Macha1043 viewsSeaman Joe Higgins wielding a paint brush on L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha1030 viewsOfficers of L.E. Macha at breakfast in Wardroom
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Home1024 viewsScene at quayside at Galway before Yeats' coffin came ashore
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L.E. Macha1020 viewsView from L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha1018 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. Macha1013 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. Macha1010 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha1003 viewsDinner above decks on the L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar987 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. Macha982 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. Macha980 viewsStokers off duty - L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha971 viewsThere's a bird - with feathers on - in this picture!
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L.E. Macha971 viewsL.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha963 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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L.E. Macha960 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha931 viewsSilhouette of L.E. Macha
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L.E. Macha922 viewsPainting on board the L.E. Macha at sea
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L.E. Macha920 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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Nice872 viewsThe L.E. Macha clears the harbour at Nice, 6/9/48

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Home847 viewsGraveyard scene
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Gibraltar845 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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Gibraltar842 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Nice837 viewsQuartermaster Hickey at the wheel of the L.E. Macha en route for Nice
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Gibraltar828 viewsStreet scene in Gibraltar
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Gibraltar823 viewsGroup including the officers of the H.M.S. Childers taken on board the L.E. Macha at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar811 viewsOn bridge of L.E. Macha entering Gibraltar
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Gibraltar808 viewsL.E. Macha entering the harbour at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar808 viewsGroup taken just before L.E. Macha left Gibraltar for home
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Gibraltar807 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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Gibraltar806 viewsThe L.E. Macha is passed out by a destroyer heading for England from Gibraltar
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Gibraltar803 viewsView of Gibraltar harbour, US destroyers are seen leaving
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Gibraltar802 viewsGroup taken at Colonial Hospital, Gibraltar on occasion of visit of officers from L.E. Macha
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Gibraltar799 viewsBringing aboard the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Gibraltar797 viewsWardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar792 viewsStoring away the rations at Gibraltar (L.E. Macha)
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Nice791 viewsThe L.E. Macha pulls away from the quayside at Nice, 6/9/48
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Gibraltar788 viewsL.E. Macha prepares to enter Gibraltar harbour
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Gibraltar788 viewsS/Lt O. Byrne in Wardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar786 viewsScene in Wardroom of H.M.S. Childers at Gibraltar
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Gibraltar786 viewsLooking towards the Admiralty Tower from the deck of the Macha in the Naval dockyard, Gibraltar
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Gibraltar784 viewsRations coming aboard the L.E. Macha at Gibraltar
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