Return to top Return to top

HMS Ajax Possibly In The Mediterranean c.1947

1947
HMS Ajax Possibly In The Mediterranean c.1947

About this memory

HMS Ajax was one of the cruisers that located the German warship the Graf Spee in December 1939 which resulted in the German crew scuttling their ship.

Donor number: 0296-035

Discuss this memory

Your comment

Edinburgh in pictures

Edinburgh Collected is a community archive of Edinburgh memories. Explore the city’s rich history through images, documents and objects.
Explore pictures

Edinburgh in scrapbooks

Scrapbooks are collections of our community’s memories giving unique perspectives on life in Edinburgh.
Discover scrapbooks

Edinburgh in words

Uncover personal memories of life in Edinburgh, recorded in the written word.
Read memories

Share your memories and make history

Sign up for your free account today, to share your photos and memories, and create your own Edinburgh Collected scrapbooks.
Join today
What type of memory would you like to add?