Tag Archives: Ship Museums

Brunei Darussalam Maritime Museum, Kota Batu – November 25, 2019

In looking at things to do in Brunei, I found the Brunei Darussalam Maritime Museum – https://theculturetrip.com/asia/brunei-darussalam/articles/20-must-visit-attractions-in-brunei/. It’s about 1/3 the way down the page. I grew up in a coastal area, living most of my first two decades within … Continue reading

Posted in Genealogy, Military History, Social Media, States | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

HMS Cavalier (D73) Ship Museum, Chatham – November 14, 2019

After re-blogging this post – November 14 – Roll of Honour — Remembrance NI; original post – https://remembranceni.org/2019/11/14/november-14-roll-of-honour/, I thought it was fitting to do a post about HMS Cavalier (D73). It was on my to-do list as it’s a … Continue reading

Posted in Genealogy, Military History, Social Media, States | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Naval Legends: Submarine U-995 | World of Warships – YouTube Video

I saw this recently on YouTube – Naval Legends: Submarine U-995 | World of Warships – YouTube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_qM7lRESDlg (around 24:56 minutes long). Wikipedia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/German_submarine_U-995  

Posted in Military History, Social Media | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Featured Blogger / Vlogger of the Week Choices

When I pick Featured Blogger / Vlogger of the Week each week, I try to do a mix around several levels. First, I start with my blog description of coverage, but merging them into fewer topics – Migrated my old … Continue reading

Posted in Authors, Bloggers, Genealogy, History, Military History, Social Media | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Soviet B-39 Submarine Ship Museum, San Diego, California

As part of my ongoing Ship Museums series, I chose B-39, a Russian submarine that is now part of the San Diego Maritime Museum. GPS locations: Google Maps, Microsoft Bing, Mapquest Soviet B-39: http://www.hnsa.org/hnsa-ships/soviet-b-39/ Official website – Maritime Museum of … Continue reading

Posted in Military History, Naval History, Wayback Machine | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

USCGC Comanche (ATA-202, WATA-202, WMEC-202) Coast Guard Ship Museum

USCGC Comanche (ATA-202, WATA-202, WMEC-202) http://www.hnsa.org/hnsa-ships/uscgc-comanche-ata-202-wata-202-wmec-202/ Built At: Gulfport Boiler & Welding Works, Port Arthur, Texas Official Website – http://www.76fsa.org/cgta/comanche.htm (no longer works), but Wayback Machine to the rescue: https://web.archive.org/web/20160325032119/http://www.76fsa.org/cgta/comanchee.htm. USCG (Wayback Machine): https://web.archive.org/web/20170430211615/https://www.uscg.mil/history/cutters/165a/Comanche1934.asp Bing Maps: Bing Maps USCGC Comanche … Continue reading

Posted in Find-A-Grave, Military History, Naval History, Wayback Machine | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

HMCS Ojibwa (S72) – Ship Museum

Today’s ship museum post is about HMCS Ojibwa (S72), a Canadian submarine. I found it on HNSA‘s website: HMCS OJIBWA: https://www.hnsa.org/hnsa-ships/hmcs-ojibwa/ Wikipedia: HMCS Ojibwa (S72): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMCS_Ojibwa_(S72) Google Maps: HMCS Ojibwa (S72) Official website: http://www.hmcsojibwamuseum.ca/ https://web.archive.org/web/20111229192315/http://projectojibwa.ca/ (Wayback Machine) – appears to be … Continue reading

Posted in History, History, Military History, Wayback Machine | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

HMAS Castlemaine (J244) Ship Museum

I recently posted about HMS Nordkaparen Ship Museum as part of my ongoing Ship Museum series. I decided to follow-up with HMAS Castlemaine (J244) as the next in the series. HMAS CASTLEMAINE (J244) http://www.hnsa.org/hnsa-ships/hmas-castlemaine-j244/ HMAS Castlemaine was one of sixty … Continue reading

Posted in Facebook, Instagram, Social Media, YouTube | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

HMS Nordkaparen Ship Museum

Updated March 21, 2019: included social media links: Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and Google Maps location. Admission price (in English). HMS Nordkaparen http://www.hnsa.org/hnsa-ships/hms-nordkaparen/ This submarine was built at Kockums Mekaniska Verkstad in Malmö. The Dragon-class submarine was delivered in 1962 and … Continue reading

Posted in Facebook, Instagram, Social Media, YouTube | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Historic Naval Ships Association (HNSA)

I found this website a while back Historic Naval Ships Association (HNSA): https://www.hnsa.org/. You can see the posts that I have Tagged with HNSA: https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/tag/hnsa/. I am using it as one of several starting points for posts on ship museums. … Continue reading

Posted in History, Military History, Naval History | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment