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Neptune’s Sword, Juno’s Gold: the blood and treasure spent - Wemyss's Appalling Hobby:
From the Party Guilty of Committing 'Gate of Ivory, Gate of Horn'
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Neptune’s Sword, Juno’s Gold: the blood and treasure spent
[Honour these names.]We remember this day especially, amongst all the Allies, the officers and ratings and the officers and Other Ranks of:

HMS Nelson
HMS Ramillies
HMS Rodney
HMS Warspite
HMS Frobisher
HMS Hawkins
HMS Argonaut
HMS Ajax
HMS Arethusa
HMS Belfast
HMS Bellona
HMS Black Prince
HMS Capetown
HMS Ceres
HMS Danae
HMS Diadem
HMS Emerald
HMS Enterprise
HMS Glasgow
HMS Mauritius
HMS Orion
HMS Scylla
HMCS Algonquin
HMS Bleasdale
HMS Boadicea
HMCS Cape Breton
HMS Cattistock
HMCS Chaudiere
HMS Cottesmore
HMS Eglinton
HMS Faulknor
HMS Fury
HMS Grenville
HMS Jervis
HMS Kelvin
HMS Kempenfelt
HMCS Kitchener
HMS Melbreak
HMS Middleton
HMS Pytchley
HMS Saumarez
HMS Scorpion
HMS Scourge
HMS Serapis
HMCS Sioux
HMS Stevenstone
HMS Swift
HMS Talybont
HMS Tanatside
HMS Ulster
HMS Ulysses
HMS Undaunted
HMS Undine
HMS Urania
HMS Urchin
HMS Ursa
HMS Venus
HMS Verulam
HMS Vigilant
HMS Virago
HMS Whimbrel
HMS Wrestler
HMCS Cowichan
HMS Dacres
HMS Erebus
HMS Hilary
HMS Kingsmill
HMS Largs
HMS Lawford
HMS Roberts
HMCS Prince David
HMCS Prince Henry
9th Minesweeping Flotilla RN
159th Minesweeping Flotilla RN
HMS Brissenden.
HMS Melbreak
HMS Offa
HMS Onslaught
HMS Onslow
HMS Oribi
Elements of Motor Gun Boat flotillas RN

1st Battalion, the Suffolk Regiment
2nd Battalion, the East Yorkshire Regiment
1st Battalion, the South Lancashire Regiment
2nd Battalion, the Lincolnshire Regiment
1st Battalion, the King’s Own Scottish Borderers
2nd Battalion, the Royal Ulster Rifles
2nd Battalion, the Royal Warwickshire Regiment
1st Battalion, the Royal Norfolk Regiment
2nd Battalion, the King’s Own Shropshire Light Infantry
3rd Reconnaissance Regiment RAC
33rd and 76th Field Regiments RA
7th Field Regiment RA
20th Anti-Tank Regiment RA
92nd (Loyals) Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA
3rd Divisional Engineers
3rd Divisional Signals
2nd Battalion, the Middlesex Regiment
5th Royal Marine Armoured Support Regiment
13th/18th Royal Hussars
1st East Riding Yeomanry
Staffordshire Yeomanry
No. 3 Commando
No. 4 Commando
No. 6 Commando
No. 45 (Royal Marine) Commando
4th Special Service Brigade

The Royal Winnipeg Rifles
The Canadian Scottish Regiment
6th Armoured Regiment (1st Hussars)
The Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa
7 Canadian Infantry Brigade Ground Defence Platoon (the Lorne Scots)
The Regina Rifle Regiment
The Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada
The North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment
Le Régiment de la Chaudière
10th Armoured Regiment (The Fort Garry Horse)
8 Canadian Infantry Brigade Ground Defence Platoon (the Lorne Scots)
The Highland Light Infantry of Canada
The Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Highlanders
The North Nova Scotia Highlanders
27th Armoured Regiment (The Sherbrooke Fusilier Regiment)
The Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa
9 Canadian Infantry Brigade Ground Defence Platoon (the Lorne Scots)
The Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery (12th, 13th, 14th, and 19th Field Regiments)
Elements of the 7th Reconnaissance Regiment (17th Duke of York's Royal Canadian Hussars)
3rd Anti-Tank Regiment
4th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment
No. 3 Defense and Employment Platoon (the Lorne Scots)
5th Canadian Field Company RCE (Attached)
6th Canadian Field Company RCE
16th Canadian Field Company RCE
18th Canadian Field Company RCE
Royal Canadian Army Service Corps
Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps
HQ, 4th Special Service Brigade
No. 48 (Royal Marine) Commando
‘B’ Squadron, 22nd Dragoons RAC
HQ, 5 Assault Regiment, Royal Engineers (Detachment)
26 Assault Squadron RE
80 Assault Squadron RE
71st Field Company RE (Attached)
3rd and 4th Batteries, 2nd Royal Marine Armoured Support Regiment
‘C’ Squadron, the Inns of Court Regiment RAC
72nd Field Company RE
85th Field Company RE
184th Field Company RE
240th Field Company RE
262nd Field Company RE
Elements of 93rd Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA
Elements of 114th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA

5th Battalion, the East Yorkshire Regiment
6th Battalion, the Green Howards
7th Battalion, the Green Howards
6th Battalion, the Durham Light Infantry
8th Battalion, the Durham Light Infantry
9th Battalion, the Durham Light Infantry)
1st Battalion, the Dorsetshire Regiment
1st Battalion, the Hampshire Regiment
2nd Battalion, the Devonshire Regiment
61st Reconnaissance Regiment RAC
2nd Battalion, the Cheshire Regiment (Machine Gun)
233rd Field Coy RE
501st Field Coy RE
505th Field Coy RE
235th Field Park Company RE
74th Field Regiment RA
90th Field Regiment RA
124th Field Regiment RA
102nd Anti-Tank Regiment, the Northumberland Hussars RA
25th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA
2nd Battalion, the South Wales Borderers
2nd Battalion, the Essex Regiment
2nd Battalion, the Gloucestershire Regiment
4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards
24th Lancers
Nottinghamshire Yeomanry
12th Battalion, the King’s Royal Rifle Corps
86th Field Regiment RA
174th Field Regiments RA
No. 47 (Royal Marine) Commando
6th Assault Regiment RE (2 detached squadrons)
1 Royal Marine Armoured Support Regiment
89th Field Coy RE
90th Field Coy RE
GHQ Liaison Regiment
2nd Battalion, the Hertfordshire Regiment
6th Battalion, the Border Regiment.

We shall remember.

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eglantine_br From: eglantine_br Date: June 6th, 2013 05:57 pm (UTC) (Link)
So many...
froganon From: froganon Date: June 7th, 2013 01:07 am (UTC) (Link)

yes


Not to honor is to forget.

Thank you for this.
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