Able Seaman Just Nuisance. wearing a cap and jacket - going on parade with his…

Able Seaman Just Nuisance. “Just Nuisance was the only dog ever to be officially enlisted in the Royal Navy. He was a Great Dane who from 1939-44 served at HMS Afrikander, a Royal Navy shore establishment in Simon’s Town, South Africa. He died in 1944 and was buried with full military honours.”

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Just Nuisance – an official seaman in the Royal Navy

Just Nuisance was a Great Dane who lived on a British naval base in South Africa during World War II. The Royal Navy enlisted him to prevent him from being put down, and he was buried with military honors.

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`Just Nuisance was a Great Dane who lived on a British naval base in South Africa during World War II. The Royal Navy enlisted him to prevent him from being put down, and he was buried with military honors.

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Warrant Officer Class 1 Darrell Noel Anderson wrote on the verso "This picture was taken in Cape Town. The dog is known .

Great Dane Dogs, Royal Navy, Cape Town

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