Re: Nigerian Marine Department 1886 - 1920
Posted by: Andreas von Mach
Date: October 25, 2018 01:46PM
Political Diaries of the Persian Gulf: 1922-27
Mentioned p.13 Shaikh of Mahammerah
Mahammerah is Muhammareh on Shatt-al_Arab
Also listed as Mohammerah
Immortal: A Military History of Iran and Its Armed Forces
von Steven R. Ward
IVY, Sheikh Khazal'S former yacht, which served as a training ship, was one of ships formed Iranian navy
British documents on foreign affairs:
Persia and Turkey, january 1947-december 1947
The Persian Government have requested that, on completion of the Palang job, the salvage party will undertake the raising of the Homa (ex-Sheikh of Muhammerah's steam-yacht Ivy) used as a depot ship by the Persian navy which, disintegrating from old age, sank in the Karun river last year after being handed over to the Persian Navy. They also request that the salvage party will try to to raise their other gun boat of the PALANG type, the BABR. which was , which was sunk in the Karun river half a mile above the Homa by the British in 1941. Neither the HOMA nor the BABR constitute an obstruction to shipping in their present positions.
Edited 3 time(s). Last edit at 10/25/2018 02:00PM by Andreas von Mach.