Lowell Thomas (1892 - 1981) Broadcaster, commentator and adventurer, he was the voice of Fox Movietone News for 17 years and reported the news on CBS radio for 46 years, he traveled widely around the world reporting on news and his various adventures
HMS Woolwich(F80), Destroyer Depot Ship, built for the RN by Fairfield at Govan completed in June '35. The ship was deployed to support destroyers of the Mediterranean Fleet. During World War II, she was assigned to the Home, Mediterranean and Eastern Fleets. She returned home in ;46, but rejoined the Mediterranean Fleet the following year. She returned to the Uk in '48 to become a maintenance and accommodation ship. She was sold for scrap in '62. Crew of 666. 4x1 4"QF. 15knot speed.