H M S Tiger

1961 - 1963

 
Suez - Southbound
5th/6th April 62.

 

 
Singapore

 

 

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.


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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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