HMS AJAX & River Plate Veterans Association
HMS Ajax Association
This site is for veterans who served in any of the ships carrying the HMS Ajax name or fought at the Battle of the River Plate (HMS Ajax, Exeter and Achilles) and relatives and friends of any crew members. It is also intended to be a repository of archive material relating to the various Ajax to allow those interested in history, or trying to glean more information about those who served upon these ships, to further research.
Welcome to our site
"Nec Quisquam Nisi Ajax"
Welcome to the HMS AJAX SITE
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2016 Memorial Service
National Memorial Arboretum
Donations and other payments to the Association can be made via the "DONATE" button found at the bottom of the Joining Page
On Saturday 9th April 2016 a Memorial Service was held at The Battle of the River Plate Memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire, two years after the Memorial was dedicated and nearly 77 years after the Battle. Two of our six Battle veterans, Ted Wicks HMS AJAX & Jim London HMS EXETER attended.
The HMS Ajax & River Plate Veteran's Association has a close relationship with the HMS Exeter River Plate Veterans and Families Association and should you wish to contact the Secretary, Jim Smith, please complete the Contact Us form
Ted Wicks, Ajax, left and Jim London, Exeter, right with Mike Fox, Ajax Frigate, Standard Bearer.
Newsletter back copies available to Association Members on members page.