Dads Navy Days - Maps 1

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Dads Navy Days | A brief history | Documents (Page 1), (Page 2), (Page 3) | Maps (Page 1), (Page 2) | HMS Gambia - ship (1950), (1951), (1952) | Collision (Page 1), (Page 2) | HMS Gambia - crew (Page 1), (Page 2), (Page 3), (Page 4) | HMS Gambia - places (1950), (1951) | HMS Gambia - visitors | HMS Warrior - ship (1953), (Vietnam), (1954), (Equator), (Life), (More 1954) | HMS Warrior - crew | HMS Warrior - places (Page 1), (Page 2) | HMS Warrior - planes (Page 1), (Page 2), (Page 3) | Other ships (Page 1), (Page 2), (Page 3), (Page 4), (Page 5) | Before & After | ARA Independencia (Page 1), (Page 2), (Page 3), (Page 4), (Page 5), (Page 6) | Spithead '53 (Page 1), (Page 2) | HMS Chevron (Page 1), (Page 2) | HMS Liverpool | HMS Cook | Peanut Club | Other Sites

Throughout the albums dad has inserted photographs of the areas covered by HMS Gambia and HMS Warrior. Sometimes these are maps but usually just a list of places and dates. From these I have been able to produce the maps below.

The area bounded by the red line shows the area dad covered 1950 - 1955.

HMS Gambia reached Gibraltar on 3rd April 1950, Malta on the 11th and Benghazi on the 13th May. From there it appears that she sailed back to Malta.

East Med - 1st Cruise - June 7 - July 22 1950

1st Summer Cruise 1950

From leaving Malta on June 7, Alexandria was reached on June 7th, Port Said on the 18th, Beirut 21st, Famagusta ~ 24th, Athens ~ 1st July 1950, Marmarice ~ 13th. HMS Gambia reached Malta again on July 22nd 1950.

2nd Summer Cruise ~ Aug 29th - Oct 17th 1950

Thormina ~ 30th August 1950, Taranto ~ 1st September, Toulon ~ 15th, Marseilles ~ 19th, Anzio ~ 23rd, Trieste ~ 10th October 1950

Dragomesti ~ 3rd January 1951, Bizrata ~ 10th February and back to Gibraltar on 23rd February 1951.

Arabian Sea + India

Arabian Sea and the coast of India ~ 1952

Maps sources : The maps come from various sources and have been edited for the purposes of these pages.

Dads Navy Days | A brief history | Documents (Page 1), (Page 2), (Page 3) | Maps (Page 1), (Page 2) | HMS Gambia - ship (1950), (1951), (1952) | Collision (Page 1), (Page 2) | HMS Gambia - crew (Page 1), (Page 2), (Page 3), (Page 4) | HMS Gambia - places (1950), (1951) | HMS Gambia - visitors | HMS Warrior - ship (1953), (Vietnam), (1954), (Equator), (Life), (More 1954) | HMS Warrior - crew | HMS Warrior - places (Page 1), (Page 2) | HMS Warrior - planes (Page 1), (Page 2), (Page 3) | Other ships (Page 1), (Page 2), (Page 3), (Page 4), (Page 5) | Before & After | ARA Independencia (Page 1), (Page 2), (Page 3), (Page 4), (Page 5), (Page 6) | Spithead '53 (Page 1), (Page 2) | HMS Chevron (Page 1), (Page 2) | HMS Liverpool | HMS Cook | Peanut Club | Other Sites

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