The Live Bait Squadron Bulletin 17 – 22nd September 2021

INTRODUCTION, BY YOUR VIRTUAL CHAIRMAN  Dear all,  This Bulletin-17 is dated 22nd September 2021, a special day for us all, exactly 107 years after the disaster off the Dutch Coast. Today we remember the men on the three cruisers, they are not forgotten.  A fine day perhaps to view the documentary again https://www.dutchmaritimeproductions.com/portfolio-item/live-bait-squadron/. Enjoy!!  At…

The Live Bait Squadron Bulletin 11

INTRODUCTION, BY YOUR VIRTUAL CHAIRMAN Dear all, Welcome again to this Bulletin – the 11th in a row. It took some time to write it (No 10 was published in June). I’ll explain now, the most important reason was my proposal to you all to write and publish a Centennial Memorial Book, a ‘Coffeetable book’.…

The Live Bait Squadron Society Bulletin 9

INTRODUCTION, BY YOUR VIRTUAL CHAIRMAN Dear members, Welcome to this belated edition of our Bulletin – the first official issue after the Specials on the September Commemoration ceremonies. You may have wondered: ‘What happened to Henk? Has he forgotten about us, after sending a Seasons Greeting?’. No, I did not, but indeed, I took a…

Special Commemoration Bulletin

INTRODUCTION, BY YOUR VIRTUAL CHAIRMAN Dear members, Welcome to this Special Commemoration Bulletin about the September Commemoration ceremonies, which were held at Chatham (21st, 22nd), at sea off the Dutch coast (23rd), The Hague (24th), and Noordwijk (25th). Because of its size this Bulletin is divided into two parts. The afternoon meeting of 21 September…