search over 10 million military records for world war ii 1939 ,world war ii or the second world war was a global conflict from 1939 to 1945 these records include the general register office indexes (gro) for the army, his majesty's minesweepers 1943 roll of honour of the commercial bank of .seeking records for john c barzen,but the records in the file pretty much stop at the beginning of 1944 when saying he was on a destroyer escort and a minesweeper in the war but i while us navy muster rolls for world war ii have been digitized and are .naval history blog blog archive the life &ampamp ,the sway belonged to the auk class of fleet going minesweepers. the rest of his record that follows is pieced together from the ship's one of the most dangerous mines used during world war ii was the magnetic mine..list of shipwrecks in june 1944,the list of shipwrecks in june 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost world war ii: operation overlord: the auk-class minesweeper struck a mine and sank in the english channel off 'list of admiralty records vol..
during world war ii, the phaon compiled an outstanding record as a battle for repairs a tank landing craft, a minesweeper, and the destroyer u.s.s. shaw.
records of the bureau of naval personnel, record group number 24. national archives at college park, college park, md. about u.s., world war ii navy muster
the royal canadian navy expanded rapidly and substantially during the second world war, minesweepers gv 1 (ex-hmcs ypres); gv 2; gv 3; gv 4; gv 5; gv 6; gv 7; gv 8; gv 9; gv 10; gv 11; gv 12 (ex-hmcs ships of the royal navy: the complete record of all fighting ships of the royal navy (rev. ed.).
following the end of world war ii there was a requirement to sweep the thousands of mines laid in defensive minefields throughout australian waters. during the
these records reveal the location of royal navy. 2. essential information; 3. general search tips; 4. officers' logs 1669-1916; 5. ships and submarines, wherever they were in the world, and the voyages they took, from around 1669 onwards. unlike the army, the royal navy did not keep unit war diaries but naval logs
these are a selection of service records of ratings who served in the royal naval predominantly these cover the first world war (1914-1918). a volume entry covers two pages and has a similar layout and contains much the same
find out about merchant ships involved in world war two of service, including vessels such as trawlers, in use as patrol vessels or minesweepers. royal navy: operational records second world war, 19391945 provides fuller details.
the life & service of a world war ii mine warfare sailor. uss sway (am-120) an auk-class minesweeper, in bizerte, tunisia, at the end of may. records of his two grandfather's military service during the second world war and beyond.
2 may 1942, british destroyer hms st albans and minesweeper hms seagull, recorded 3 german aircraft shot down, but kg 26 records showed only 1 loss.
my recollection is that during world war ii , the government requisitioned a large number we certainly can make that attempt and provide it for the record . been utilized primarily as minesweepers ( am ) and coastal minesweepers ( amc ) .
u. s., 340 u. s. 54 (1950), a privately owned tanker was in collision with a navy minesweeper in new york harbor during world war ii while the minesweeper
in the summer of 1939 the admiralty purchased 67 trawlers with a further 20 newly constructed and at the outbreak of world war ii every available minesweeper
313.5 records of naval operating forces, world war ii and later 1931-63. 313.5.1 records of the united states fleet; 313.5.2 records of the atlantic fleet
thomas schreck's world war ii story continues. an auk-class minesweeper, my grandfather, seaman thomas schreck, arrived in bizerte, tunisia, the official ship's war journal records the following: 19 june: at bizerte adding 20 mm on
this is a list of all british ship classes that served in world war ii. this list includes all british the story of the minesweepers in world war ii. ships of the royal navy: the complete record of all fighting ships of the royal navy (revised ed
though no records of individual merchant seamen and women survive for the first world war, the crew lists and agreements for 1915 enable you to search
the no.8 minesweeper also sometimes called w-8 was a no.7 class minesweeper owned and operated by the imperial japanese navy during world war ii, and one of only two w-7 class minesweeper to survive world 'ijn minesweeper w-8: tabular record of movement'. combinedfleet.com. retrieved 24 april 2014.
records for those serving before or during the first world war. service records for all personnel who were in service before 1924 are held by the national
as well as the factual record of operations, personal experiences abound to bring the action to life. many vetererns of the campaigns get to tell their stories. i would
prior to the first world war, 100 rnr officers were transferred to permanent onboard trawlers fitted out as minesweepers for mine clearance operations at during world war ii no more ratings were accepted into the rnvr which then
records show that yms' were used in the united states navy to sweep mines originally rated as service craft, they were used during world war ii for inshore
world war ii: the minesweeper (2,047 grt, 1925) was bombed and sunk off the mouth of the humber by luftwaffe aircraft. tankerton towers, united kingdom
please note that the principal admiralty records from the first world war are held by the national deaths and commemoration. 1.7. personal papers, journals and albums. 2. trawlers as minesweepers and patrol vessels in coastal waters.
the arctic convoys of world war ii were oceangoing convoys which sailed from the united the escorts comprised the ocean minesweepers hms halcyon, salamander and harrier, the public record office war histories (repr. ed.).
american gunboats and minesweepers (world war 2 fact files) [lenton, h. t.] on while it contains no service records of the vessels concerned, it has many
by the end of world war ii, the us navy had grown from a fleet of into use such as minesweepers, transport ships for both men and cargo,
overlooked for 75 years, wwii veteran, 100, finally gets service medals. william westhoven. morristown daily record by walter ness for operating a wood-hull minesweeper in the pacific theater during world war ii.
awards and decorations of the kriegsmarine consisted of a series of war badges as well as a minesweeper war badge with diamonds: records indicate that this badge was only awarded once, although to whom is still a matter of question since exact records were lost at the end of world war ii. e-boat war badge with