This month’s short picture gallery shows HMS Naiad F39 Leander frigate entering harbour, alongside or at anchor.
Click here to find out what it was like to serve aboard.
Welcome aboard the HMS Naiad website and thanks for visiting us.
We invite you to find out more about the four Naiads that have been commissioned for the British Royal Navy since 1797. The ships have had interesting histories ranging from the Battle of Trafalgar, the WWII Malta Convoys and on to the Icelandic Cod War in the 1970's and Gulf Patrol during the Iran/Iraq war.
The memory of the ships and those who served aboard is being kept alive with the formation of the HMS Naiad Association in 2011. The association is open-
Enjoy your visit and feel free to contact us.. with comments and feedback.
BAGSY Baker; BUNGY Edwards, BUNNY Warren; CHATS Harris; DINGER Bell; NOBBY Clarke; PINCHER Martin; RATTLER Morgan; SOAPY Watson; SHARKY Ward; SPUD Murphy; TAB Hunter; TANSY Lee; JOCK (any Scot), TAFF (any Welshman); PADDY (any Irishman); GEORDIE (anyone from Newcastle); YORKY (any Yorkshireman)
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Hong Kong Jenny
The Association has received the sad news that Hong Kong Jenny passed away recently.
For those that visited Hong Kong during their time in the Royal Navy they may well remember Jenny leading a side-
They washed and iron, cleaned ship, chipped rust and painted, attended as buoy jumper, and dressed in their best, waited with grace and charm upon guests at cocktail parties.
Following the success of last year’s Reunion, this year’s event will be held on Friday 16th October at The Liner Hotel in Liverpool. Based on 2 nights bed-
Single room, £220*
Double Room, £275*
Twin Room (sharing), £138*
The £25 non-
Full balance must be paid by August 30th or you will not be able to attend.
*Prices are for fully paid-
The World War II cruiser had a short 3-
To read more and see images of her in action, plus a photograph of the survivors visit c93 dido class cruiser..
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Get In Touch
If you’d like to contact us, we are on some of the most popular social media platforms and hope to expand our presence in the coming months. Please feel free to get in touch with us either by Facebook, Google+ or Linkedin. Our gallery is viewable by visiting JAlbum.
Alternatively, write to us by e-
Are you an association member? Gibraltar 2016 -
The Association has been investigating a proposed reunion in Gibraltar for 2016.
Looking to stay at the Bristol Hotel situated in Cathedral Square in the heart of the town which has 60 bedrooms all with en-
For obvious reasons feedback is required from all members. This is a call for all members to understand this and come back to Bob or Ian with their individual thoughts so that the AGM in Liverpool can be prepared to debate this and make an early decision.
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