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" CONVOY WEB " SITE - For - ( MICH 2009 ) 20/5/2011

Journal by edmondsallan

--> www.convoyweb.org.uk/

Their is so much information on this website it could take months to research and I have added to my data base .
" old faithful " ( my other computer ) is blinking away at me. Said it will be great as she wasn't born then .Just as well she would have had a field day . Give her some thing like this is like giving a very hungry big dog a large meaty Bone -- " Cr-uuu-nn-ccch!!! "enough of that .
Here is a sample of whats on this website , Their is no copyright restrictions should you wish to use it and they ask for people to send in info - Ok - Hope this assists you . To the last part . " Were gunners " Paid etc " I am pretty sure they were . It was a sort of danger monies because Of the heavy loses in men .

--> www.convoyweb.org.uk/ --> www.convoyweb.org.uk/
The Website for Merchant Ships during WW2.

KEY
The easy way to obtain information from this site.
War Dead 1939-45 Search memorials by name and by ship.
Signal Letters Find Signal Letters/ Registration Numbers for ships in 1912, 1916, 1938 & 1945.
Arrivals/ Departures Search 1,414 ports for ships arriving and departing on a date
Ship Movements ........................ Ship movements for 378 vessels transcribed from Lloyd's records.
Arnold Hague Ports Database .. Search over 1,000,000 port entries to chart a ship's movements.
Hague Convoy Database .......... Search 28,156 convoys (366,192 ship movements).
Arnold Hague Shorter Series.... An additional 9,610 convoys (57,504 ship movements).
OS and OS/KMS Convoys ......... UK to Freetown, Sierra Leone and Gibraltar, 1941-1945.
SL and SL/MKS Convoys ........... Freetown, Sierra Leone and Gibraltar to UK, 1939 - 1945.
Russian Convoys ....................... 78 Russian convoys 1941 - 1945 (mercantile and naval vessels).
OA OB OG Convoys ................... UK ports to the Atlantic and Gibraltar 1939-1941.
WS Convoys ............................... Troop and Military Supply convoys 1940 - 1943.
Convoy OS.33 ............................ A detailed study of convoy OS.33
Multi-Convoy Web Search ....... Search across the Web for a particular merchant ship.
Convoy Finder ........................... Find convoys by date or by convoy code.
Extras .......................................... Convoy charts, sunrise/ sunset times 1939-45, calendar 1939-45, distance calculator, convoy codes (x2), convoy signals, Ebook, Merchant Shipping Movement Cards, U-boat charts.
Updates/ Announce .................. Last update July 16 , 2010.
You are invited to contribute any extra information for inclusion on this site.

I might get into this website myself -looks very interesting indeed !

Till we meet again - Regards - edmondsallan

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on 2011-05-19 16:46:30

edmondsallan , from auckland .nz , has been a Family Tree Circles member since Aug 2010. is researching the following names: CLAYTON, EDMONDS.

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by mich2009 on 2011-05-20 04:40:44

Somehow thank you doesn't seem enough for that little lot, give 'old faithful' a pat. i'll let you know of any findings

regards Michael

by edmondsallan on 2011-05-20 16:25:28

Thanks for that Mich . It looks a fascinating site and I am definetly going to get into after this other project we are on. I gave ' old faithful " a pat on the head . her lights went crazy for about a minute. Said some big words . and a comment for you . I quote
" tell- mich- if he wants to play a war game . out of all this I'll take the Subs " end of message . I was a junior engineer at the Devonport Naval base ,Auckland Nz for a short time . However thats a long story . Ok good hunting - regards from " old faithful "

cya -regards

by edmondsallan on 2011-05-20 16:26:56

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