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A Whale of a Time: HMS Ajax in the Antarctic, 1937.

Posted by Dean Stoker, on August 11th, 2019

This post is the second of four from the remarkable photograph albums of SPO James Edward Harvey who served on HMS Ajax during her first commission 1935-6. Part I was on HMS Ajax’s meeting with Patagonian Indians. The cruiser HMS Ajax is particularly well known for her part in the battle of the River Plate... Become A Member

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