Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Battle of Koh Chang 1941 - Book (in Polish)

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เพลง ราชนาวี (Royal Thai Navy song)

เพลง ดอกประดู่ (Dokpradoo song)

This song is very traditional and popular in Royal Thai Navy. It was composed by Prince Abhakara (Abhakorn). Thai seamen was sometimes called "Luk Pradoo" (Pradoo's son).

"Pradoo" (English: Burma paduak) is a tree in tropical rainforest. "Dokpradoo" means Pradoo's flower.

Terdsak Worasap  (เทอดศักดิ์ วรทรัพย์)
(standing 3rd from the left in dark uniform)

He was the first pilot in the world who shot down B-29 Superfortress on November 27, 1944 with his Ki-43 Hayabusa (Oscar).

He changed his old name from "Sangwan" to "Terdsak" after Franco-Thai war.

Admiral Sindhu Kamalnavin

Commander-in-Chief, Royal Thai Navy (1938-1951)

Saturday, January 5, 2013

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) 1940-1941

RTAF Martin(B-10B) bombing over French IndoChina.