The 16th MINESWEEPING SQUADRON Reunion will be held in November this year to mark the 50th Anniversary of the Confrontation.
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HMAS Teal as she is now, currently a university teaching ship.

Currently the Teal is being used as a research and teaching vessel by the Girne University in Cyprus, flying as the M/Y Teal (source; )

Photo of Teal provided courtesy of Frank Biddle ©

HMAS Teal, crew - know these guys? let us know!

photo courtesy of Len 'Buck' Rodgers ©

These photos courtesy of Len Rodgers

of HMAS Teal at work and her crew.

© Len 'Buck' Rodgers, all rights reserved

Photograph courtesy of Fred Goddard ©

Islands on the way to Manila.

These photos were taken from  HMAS STALWART during Exercise Sea Scorpion They show  HMAS TEAL either

in 1972 or 1973.

Photos courtesy of Fred Goddard ©

Indonesian School Children onboard HMAS HAWK

in Makasaar.RO Fred Goddard and TO Wayne Graham off HMAS SNIPE at rear of photo and can't remember the Seaman at the front of photo's name but he was on Hawk.   

Hawk, Gull and Snipe were in company 1968


Archive Photographs

From left The Buffer Blue Mann, LRO Fred Goddard

LETP Paul Maxwell and the Doc (SBA) in Manila 72 or 73 ?

HMAS TEAL leaving Hong Kong probably mid sixties