HMS MAXTON - Snapshots -1970 - 1972
(Note - Highres versions are full sized scan at 300dpi suitable for printing - click on picture to get)
Jock Glennie with dignitaries?
Can't remember if this was in Hong Kong or during our visit to
Japan - got anyone in the TCA who can read Chinese/Japanese?
Have emailed Jock and he can't remember either! Highres 309kb
The bloke shaking hands with the bosun's mate is believed to be a Mr Tang
a multi-millionnaire Hong Kong shipping magnate. During celebrations for the
changeover from the Blackfoot funnel badge to the Dragon badge mid '70.
Picture of HMS SHERATON broaching in Taiwan Straits during return passage
from visit to Japan. Taken from bridge of MAXTON. She is seen here recovering
from a very severe roll. At one stage we were looking straight down her funnel!