Unit History: HMS Drake

HMS Drake

Memories of HMS Drake

(Memories written by members of Forces Reunited)

HMS DRAKE 1946 in 1946

Written by Patrick David Sullivan

Did you know Patrick David Sullivan on the HMS Drake between 1945-46 . He was Stocker 1st Class . He was relieved from duty Nov 1946 as physically unfit for service , He was 5ft 6in , brown hair , blue eyes . he was from Kilburn . He had a son , and his Wife was called Winniefred . Do you know anything about him ? Did you know him ? Graham ( Grandson)

HMS Drake, in 1947

Written by the late john haskins

when my dad was on board hms drake he wrote in a little book that if he had a little girl he would name her Susan Elizabeth he went on to marry jillian adams in 1952 they had a little boy David in 1956 and in 1965 they had a little girl, called Susan Elizabeth, dad use to say i was names after all the sailors daughters called Susan Elizabeth,

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