HMCS Sackville, the last surviving WWII corvette, during the Battle of the Atlantic, escorting convoys and hunting and being hunted by German U-Boats.
Here's her story http://canadasnavalmemorial.ca/
A tip of my paint brush to the long line of military people among my ancestors. Scratch most people's family history and your find warriors. I'm interested in strong feelings and emotions, and military history has got it in spades.
|En Route -- The First Gulf War|
HMCS Athabaskan, Terranova and Protecteur en route to
the First Gulf War in 1991, as seen from a Sea King helicopter.