ILLICIT SALVAGE

The BIG READ: British Government Accused of Five Decades of Failure to Protect HMS Prince of Wales from Looters

Lead Image: HMS Prince of Wales in 1941. by Andy Brockman and Giles Richardson The peer asked Her Majesty's Government, then led by Labour Prime Minister Harold Wilson, what action...

WRECK DIVERS JAILED FOR THEFT FROM PROTECTED WRECK OF WWI HMS HERMES

Nigel Ingram (left)and John Blight (right), have been jailed by Canterbury Crown Court for fraud connected to the salvage of...

BACKGROUNDER: THE “WAR GRAVES” OF OVER NINETEEN THOUSAND MILITARY MARINERS DAMAGED BY SALVAGE AND LOOTING

Memorial plaque commemorating naval battles of World War One at the Chatham memorial to the missing of the...

REVEALED: ROYAL NAVY SUBMARINES AND GERMAN CRUISER HIT BY DUTCH BASED DIVERS IN NEW MILITARY WRECKS SCANDAL

Lead Image:  HMS E6 at sea   by Andy Brockman     With governments and the world of maritime archaeology still reeling from...

“The MoD can’t keep ignoring the evidence” says former Minister as Jutland statement branded “Misleading”

A photograph, supplied to the Ministry of Defence, showing a salvaged monogram which can only have come from...

WAR WRECKS SCANDAL LATEST: CONVICTED DUTCH SALVAGE CAPTAIN HAD BEEN ACCUSED OF ILLICIT SALVAGE FROM ROYAL NAVY WRECKS

Captain Henk De Bloeme appears on Dutch TV's EenVandaag  in October 2011 to discuss salvage from Royal Navy wrecks   With what many regard as the...