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Arctic convoy veterans recognised by Russian Consul

Arctic convoy veterans recognised by Russian Consul

Arctic convoy veterans recognised by Russian Consul - BBC News

Grey wolves sail on their icy ship, looking for a convoy somewhere on the North, ca. 1943.

Grey wolves sail on their icy ship, looking for a convoy somewhere on the North, ca. 1943.

BBC World Service - Witness, The Arctic Convoys

BBC World Service - Witness, The Arctic Convoys

Photo showing conditions about Arctic Convoy ships.

Photo showing conditions about Arctic Convoy ships.

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Unsung: One of 78 convoys that braved frozen seas to help win the war

Put him in the freezer! Call to axe minister over 'Gaddafi' insult to Arctic Convoy heroes in medal campaign

Unsung: One of 78 convoys that braved frozen seas to help win the war

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Ordinary Seaman P S Buckingham, keeping a record of U-boat kills on the side of the wheelhouse on board HMS HESPERUS, docked at Liverpool, 6 December 1943.

Ordinary Seaman P S Buckingham, keeping a record of U-boat kills on the side of the wheelhouse on board HMS HESPERUS, docked at Liverpool, 6 December 1943.

Crew of a 4.7 inch High Angle gun “closed up” ready to face an aerial attack on board HMS JAVELIN whilst she was at sea. Note the men standing by with further ammunition to be fired.

Crew of a 4.7 inch High Angle gun “closed up” ready to face an aerial attack on board HMS JAVELIN whilst she was at sea. Note the men standing by with further ammunition to be fired.

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King George V class battleship HMS Anson (79) covered in ice while escorting Russian convoys in the Artic Ocean [47963401]

King George V class battleship HMS Anson (79) covered in ice while escorting Russian convoys in the Artic Ocean [47963401]

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Merchant Navy HMS Vanoc takes part in an Atlantic convoy during the war in which many lost their lives at sea

Royal Mail unveils stamps featuring historic trading ships to commemorate the Merchant Navy

Merchant Navy HMS Vanoc takes part in an Atlantic convoy during the war in which many lost their lives at sea