John A Johnson, Morrison R Waite, Joel R Poinsett and Thomas F Flaherty

SS John A Johnson, SS Morrison R Waite, SS Joel R Poinsett and Thomas F Flaherty - and other contributions by Dave Martin

Cardiff Docks just before they went busted. Replaced by condos today. The straight road to the right is Bute Street, all sailors coming to Cardiff walked this street.

Cardiff Docks from the seaward side.

Cardiff from the seaward side again. Whitchurch is to the left of center.

Cardiff Docks looking from the West.

Cardiff Docks looking west past Penarth Docks and Penarth head out into Barry Roads and the Bristol Channel. Those two Islands are Flat Holm and Steep Holm.

Wouldn't you love to know the story behind those two Jap flags?

Not Armed Guard but these six sailors went face to face with a Kamikaze and won the battle.

M/V Devon Coast

Lubbers Don't Live

SS John A Johnson Info

SS John A Johnson Info

SS John A Johnson Info

SS John A Johnson Info

SS John A Johnson Life Boat

SS John A Johnson Life Raft and Life Boat

SS John A Johnson Life Boat

SS John A Johnson Life Boat and Raft

SS Dalton Mann in peacetime

SS Morrison R Waite at Leyte Gulf 1945 after Jap Zero tried to fly through it

Liberty Ship loaded to the gills with deck cargo

British Liberty SS Samyork

British Liberty SS Samfaithful

British Liberty Ship SS Samsturdy

Liberty Ship SS Cornelius Harnett

Liberty Ship SS Jessie Applegate

Liberty Ship SS George H Thomas

Crew of the SS Ovid Butler

Liberty Ship SS John Roach

Liberty Ship SS Charles A Dana

Liberty Ship SS James Buchanan

Freighter that exploded in Algiers Harbor in 1943

SS George Vickers

SS Henry Bacon

Merchant Navy Memorial at Barry, South Wales

Oarless Lifeboat

Buffet - Navy Style

SS Joel R Poinsett, 1944, after it broke in two and forward half sank. Towed to Halifax, Nova Scotia

SS Thomas F Flaherty, completed as Stalingrad. Renamed to Volgograd in 1962. Pictured in Japan in 1975. Delivered to Vostochnyy Port Authority (USSR) for non-seagoing purposes in June 1978

SS Virginia Dare - Contributed by Dave Martin

Picture contributed by Dave Martin

HMS Trillum picking up survivors in 1943 - Contributed by Dave Martin

SS Henry Groves Connor after the war - Contributed by Dave Martin

WWII American Star taken by Canadian Air Force - Contributed by Dave Martin

SS Charles D Wheeler - Contributed by Dave Martin

WWII Derblay - Contributed by Dave Martin

SS John Straub in 1943 broke in half in Alaska - Contributed by Dave Martin

SS Sea Serpent - Contributed by Dave Martin

SS Cape Sebastian - Contributed by Dave Martin

SS Cape Faro - Contributed by Dave Martin

SS Gauntlet - Contributed by Dave Martin

SS Tucson Victory - Contributed by Dave Martin

1943 in New York - Over sexed, under paid and over here. Contributed by Dave Martin

New York in 43 - Dave Martin's Dad awaits a ship - Contributed by Dave Martin

SS Ales Hrdlicka - Contributed by Dave Martin

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