H M S Tiger

1961 - 1963

Suez - Southbound
5th/6th April 62.





All hands in

Crossing the Line Ceremony


Spectators at the Line Ceremony.



A run ashore in Sasebo.



Troops to Brunei and Sarawak.


All boats were landed to make way for
9 Landrovers and trailers. 4 Ferret Scout cars.
Tractor and water bowsers




Troops being transported were.
1st Battalion Royal Green jackets.
Elements of H Q Company 42 Commando.
A detachment from the Queen’s Royal
Irish Hussars.


Most of them billeted on the upper deck,
under canvas.
634 troops and a monkey.


310 Green Jackets were landed at
Miri in Northern Sarawak


The remaining troops were disembarked
At Victoria Harbour in North Borneo.

More pics click on headings below.

Refit. Commissioning Page 1

Med Leg Page 2

Aussie and NZ Page 4
Pedlars Pics Page 5
My part in the Borneo do 62

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