View Single Post
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 11-26-2008, 07:07 PM
PC GUY's Avatar
PC GUY PC GUY is offline
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 356
There was a fitting send off for the QE2. The day she left was Nov 11 2008 - the 90th anniversary of the end of World War I.

November 11 is Remembrance Day (Memorial Day) in the British Commonwealth and as a veteran of the 1982 Falkland Islands War, there was a special ceremony and fly past before she left.