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March 28 (Weds) 1945, Gulf of Suez

Tuesday morning, weighted and proceeded out into the Gulf of Suez for Exercises. Carried out a mediocre 4″ HA Shoot at a sleeve target and later fired two torpedoes from the port tubes, one of these doing a cold run. 124 more words

March 8 (Thurs) 1945, Alexandria, Egypt

Last Tuesday morning we left the Quay & proceeded to the berth at F buoy. A tug aided us to carry out director tests soon after securing, & in the afternoon we embarked oil fuel. 245 more words

January 19 (Fri) 1945, Alexandria, Egypt

On Thursday, began the exercises with 6″ sub calibre & 4″ barrage firing at a sleeve target. Results were not outstanding. Further RIX and Dive Bomber Attacks helped fill in time till we were ready to be taken in tow by Uganda. 341 more words