Painting – HMS Philomel
Acrylic on board painting ‘HMS Philomel in the Mediterranean, 1915’ by Colin Wynn. Painting was presented to the Navy Museum in October, 1991.
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Carving given to HMNZS Taupo re the 1951 Watersiders Strike.
White Ensign made by New Zealanders in a Japanese POW Camp.
This small brown suitcase has a fascinating story from WW2.
Roll of Honour of New Zealanders who served at sea in WW1.
Brief history of women’s war service in New Zealand Navy.
Painting of Harbour Defence Motor Launch 142 in rough sea.
Painting of Alexander David Boyle who served in HMS New Zealand.
Oil on canvas painting of HMS New Zealand painted by Gerald Burn.
HMS Philomel in the Mediterranean, 1915 by Colin Wynn.
Lt Cozens served in motor boats during World War One.
Oil painting of HMS New Zealand against Forth Rail Bridge.
Heliogoland Bight was first naval battle of World War One.
Campbell-Stokes Sunshine Recorder records sunshine hours at a location.
Life buoy and life jacket from the ship MS Mikhail Leromontov.
Newspaper supplement commemorating the Battle of the River Plate.
Menu created onboard HMNZS Gambia at Christmas 1943 during WW2
Framed First day cover commemorating the Trans-Antarctic crossing, 1958.
Japanese naval dirk (dagger) that was surrendered to LT CDR Davis-Goff .
Crossing the line is a very old tradition in the Navy.
Princess Mary gift tin was sent to all service personnel.