Originally posted on Vernon Corea 1927-2002: Prince Philip was an 18 year old Midshipman when he joined HMS Ramillies based in Colombo, Sri Lanka on 20th February 1940. Prince Philip in Ceylon in 1954 during the Royal Visit to the island. His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh was stationed in Sri Lanka…Prince Philip the Duke of Edinburgh was stationed in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) during World War II — battleoftheatlantic19391945
Monday, April 12/2021@22:38-FOR ALL THESE WARSHIPS, WHICH ARE POSTED, THAT OUR HRH PRINCE Philip MOUNTBATTEN, ROYAL NAVY SERVED IN, Naval-History.Net HAS AN EXCELLENT SHIP’S MOVEMENTS, WITH THE WARSHIPS BRIEF HISTORY, THAT YOU CAN RESEARCH; WHICH PEOPLE WHOM ARE INTERESTED IN HRH PRINCE Philip MOUNTBATTEN’S NAVAL HISTORY, THIS IS INTERESTING, AS IT POSTS OTHER WARSHIPS THAT WERE IN THE TASK FORCE, ESCORT GROUP…AND THEIR MOVEMENTS and ALSO, WHEN AND IF THEY ENGAGED ACTION, WITH THE ENEMY/FOE…THOUGH, NOT A DECK-LOG; STILL MOVEMENTS ARE QUITE INTERESTING RESEARCH.
HIS MAJESTY’S SHIPS…WALLACE, RAMILLIES, VIGILANT, KENT, SHROPSHIRE, WHELP; ALL SEEN ACTION DURING W.W.II/1939-1945.
R.I.P., HRH PRINCE Philip MOUNTBATTEN, R.N., ROYAL NAVY, MIDSHIPMAN…H.M.S. RAMILLIES 07, TO EXECUTIVE OFFICER/LIEUTENANT-H.M.S. WHELP R 37…ON ALL THE OCEANS THE WHITE CAPS FLOW.
Yours Aye: Brian Murza…Killick Vison, W.W.II Naval Researcher-Published Author, Present Day Naval-Military Analyst, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.