Six Ships: The Nomadic Experiences of an aircraft engineer in the Falklands War

11/10/2022 6:00 pm - 11/10/2022 7:00 pm

Cumbria's Museum of Military Life, Carlisle, UK

Six Ships: The Nomadic Experiences of an aircraft engineer in the Falklands War

William Spencer

Date: Tuesday 11th October 2022
Venue: Cumbria’s Museum of Military Life (in Carlisle Castle)
Doors: 5:30pm for a 6:00pm start


As an aircraft engineer on 848 D Flight, William will talk about his experiences in the South Atlantic, from leaving the UK and then via Ascension Island and six ships, to San Carlos Water on 21 May, life on the flagship HMS Hermes and his eventual return to Yeovilton in Somerset, via Portsmouth.

The talk includes images taken by William on the Norland and on HMS Hermes.


All our Tuesday Talks start promptly at 6:00pm and last for approximately 1 hour.

Tickets are £5.00 if booked in advance, or £4.00 for members of our Friends Group.

Talks are held upstairs in Cumbria’s Museum of Military Life, Carlisle Castle – there is limited disabled access, please contact the Museum on 01228 532774 or if you have any questions.

There is a fully licenced bar selling a selection of beers, wine and soft drinks


For tickets, CLICK HERE

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