Claude Denis Marfleet, R.M. Collection
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HMS Devonshire seen at Lagos, Nigeria.

1941: HMS Devonshire Royal Marine Band service mess. On the back of the photo it names the following;
1st on left Roxy Hart, 1st on right Les Spinks, 2nd on right Jock Ram.

November 22, 1941: This photo is reportedly of the Hilfskreuzer Atlantis (known to the British as Raider C) burning and sinking while under attack by HMS Devonshire.

The chapel onboard HMS Devonshire.

One of HMS Devonshire's gun crews.
All photos from the collection of Claude D. Marfleet, R.M.
Courtesy of Brian Marfleet

MaritimeQuest is grateful to Brian Marfleet for allowing us to publish his father's collection which includes many never before published photos.

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Page published Jan. 30, 2011