Lot Archive


№ 202


19 April 1995

Hammer Price:

South Atlantic 1982, with Rosette (ALAEM(WL) T. J. Whittaker D1502606 NP 1222) good very fine

Small detachments, or Naval Parties (NP), usually comprised of 6-8 members and were used to run and repair non Royal Navy ships which formed part of the Task Force. Their duties later included running and repairing captured Argentinian shipping which was then put into service.