HMS Hermes


1987-1989

1987

London October. Union Jack Club.

The first reunion was an emotional reunion of 32 Hermes 9 survivors, 14 wives and 3 widows. The survivors had not met since the ship was sunk in the South China Sea in 1942. They all had a reunion dinner and a Happy Hermes get together.

First Reunion!

 


 

1988

Liverpool April.R.N.A. club,
46 shipmates 16 wives and 2 widows


 

1989

Liverpool April.R.N.A. club Bowring park road.

A gathering over a meal and a few bevies, attended for the first time by H10 members. This was the same day as the Hillsborough football stadium disaster. Sunday we had a wreath laying at memorial stone at R.N.A.club. The death of Hermes shipmates and the football supporters in were our thoughts.