History & Learning

Convoys Remembered

Evan Roberts

Evan Roberts

Written and photos by Lynn Roberts (daughter in law)

Evan Roberts joined the Royal Navy in 1939, just before the outbreak of WWII.

Photo: Portrait of Evan on HMS Drake

Photo: Group in front of the sign “HMS Activity fighter division”, taken in 1944 at the Kola Inlet, Murmansk. My father in law, Evan Roberts is back row, second from the left.

Photo: My husband Allan Roberts (Evan’s son) holding the Ushakov medal presented by Russian Consul General Andrey Pritsepov in Aberdeen on 8th November 2014.

Photo: A close up of the medal

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