Robert T. Bretherton

Robert served on HMS Gambia between 1946 and 1948.

I think that most of the following images were sent to the original HMS Gamabia Association website by Robert T. Bretherton.

HMS Gambia, Yokohama, 1946
HMS Gambia, Yokohama, 1946

HMS Gambia, The Bund, Shanghai, 1946
HMS Gambia, The Bund, Shanghai, 1946

China Daily Tribune May 1947

This clipping from the China Daily Tribune of either the 4th or 6th of May, 1947 reads:

Adm. Woodhouse Arrives Here On HMS Gambia

Rear-Admiral C. H. L. Woodhouse CB, Flag Officer Commanding the 5th Cruiser Squadron, British Pacific Fleet arrived in Shanghai yesterday afternoon on board HMS Gambia (Captain A. J. Baker-Cresswell, DSO, RN)

Rear-Admiral Woodhouse is on his first visit to Shanghai, coming from Japan via Chinwangtao

HMS Gambia was accompanied here by H. M. Indian Ship Godavari (Commander O. G. Karmaker, MBE, Royal Indian Navy.)

Picture shows the two naval ships now moored of he Bund. (China Daily Tribune Photo.)

HMS Gambia on Empire Day, 1947

HMS Gambia on Empire Day (May 24), 1947

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Robert T. Bretherton. Unfortunately I do not know where or when these photos were taken