Tag Archives: British Naval history

April 09

LIFESTYLE – Ernie the Knitted Sailor

A charming piece of British Naval history to hold and cherish in your hands. This lovely knitted memento is a replica of the original knitted Sailor, which remains a popular exhibit at National Museum of the Royal Navy’s HMS Gallery in Portsmouth. Made by Submariner Ernest ‘Gus’ Britton in the 40’s, the original Ernie was inspired by […]