Russell, David

David Russell

Photographs & information provided by David’s Grandson, Colin King.

David Russell served on the Bulldog and the Somali and took several photographs of ships, including HMS Ediburgh in Iceland (1942) before she was sunk on her way back from Russia. Below are a few of his photographs.

HMS Bulldog in Edinburgh

Photo - HMS Bulldog in Edinburgh

A Destroyer laying a smoke screen     


Photo - A destroyer laying a smoke screen

HMS Edinburgh - Iceland

A depth charge from a destroyer

Photo - HMS Edinburgh sailing around Iceland in April, 1942                                                                                                        Photo - A depth charge from a destroyer

Torpedo attack - May 1942

Photo - Torpedo attack in May, 1942