RFA People

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Started in 2006 with photos from George Mortimore.

Rebuilt Jan 2011 and extended by Capt.David Gerrard, RFA (Retd) until Jan 2016.

Now maintained by B.Dixon with the help of 200+ contributors.

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Chris Rowe HRH with Robin Green Dave Harvey & Andy Kaye Mike Turner, Jamie Dawson, Frank Markay, Steve Rhodes  Roy Smith  Brambleleaf Final Feb 2007 Roy Burrows, Robbie Stevenson and Tam Nugent Stromness 1979 Deck Cadets Graham Whatley and Phil Walters  STON Dept RFA Fort Rosalie 2003  Ron Stewart, Ray Harding and David Hockney  Norris, Scott, Cole, Ackerman, Wood, Heenan and Achurch  RFA Fort Austin 1998 - 1999  
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Chelmsford 197330 views R/Os on their Long Course at the Marconi College in Arbour Lane.
Taken in the local boozer, the Tulip.
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Martin Glanville, Bob Knight, John Shorter, Angus Ross.
SC-UKDec 07, 2020
Pearleaf 197842 viewsL-R -
? Gary Wilson 2/O Ed Durkin 3/O ? ? ? ? ? ? ? Martin Seymour R/O CEO(?) ?
SC-UKDec 07, 2020
Pearleaf 197831 viewsAt Seaton Delaval Hall for a medieval banquet when the ship was at Wallsend Slipshod.
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? ? ? Martin Seymour R/O ? ? ? ? ? ? ? Ed Durkin 3/O E/O(?) and his wife.
SC-UKDec 07, 2020
Fort Victoria 1998 - 199962 viewsFort Victoria 1998 - 1999SC-UKNov 24, 2020

Last comments
Lyness 1979568 viewsJohn Bourne, 3rd from left Briffo 3rd mate.1 commentsMac McElroy11/06/20 at 08:51Steve Oatey: Far right, Nick Lowe 3rd. Eng.
Tidereach Indian Ocean 1965143 viewsRoger Blackman JEO about to be dunked, Bob Gilston 3EO in black shorts, Roger Simms 2Off pointing and Jonno Nicholls Elec Off at far left1 commentsgiglamps06/08/20 at 14:50giglamps: Jonno Nicholls is at far right, not left
Under Age559 views1 commentschoff05/31/20 at 21:12Clankie: That’s Charlie Sumner if I’m not mistaken?
Jim Davies, Dave Burns, Jock McClelland.514 views2 commentschoff05/31/20 at 21:08Clankie: Hi Barry, “Jock” John McKellen, he was a good pal ...

Category Albums Files
PEOPLEStarted in 2006 with photos from George Mortimore. Rebuilt Jan 2011 and extended by Capt.David Gerrard, RFA (Retd) until Jan 2016. Now maintained by B.Dixon with the help of 200+ contributors.
8 3,882


From the Deck department...

469 files, last one added on Jun 18, 2020
Album viewed 34688 times



621 files, last one added on Jul 13, 2020
Album viewed 22715 times



More photos needed.

149 files, last one added on Dec 07, 2020
Album viewed 7179 times



226 files, last one added on Jan 13, 2019
Album viewed 15218 times



Photo collector David Soden

1334 files, last one added on Nov 24, 2020
Album viewed 114429 times



737 files, last one added on Dec 07, 2020
Album viewed 69909 times



Register to supply missing names, or use the Contact Form.

138 files, last one added on May 07, 2018
Album viewed 11808 times

At Work


208 files, last one added on Feb 21, 2017
Album viewed 20986 times

8 albums on 1 page(s)

REUNIONSand other events.
4 892
Reunion 2015 Plymouth


19 files, last one added on May 17, 2015
Album viewed 1279 times

Previous Reunions


Newcastle 2000/01/05. Nottingham 2004/11. Southampton 2006/12. London 2007. Edinburgh 2008. Liverpool 2009/13. Plymouth 2010. Durham 2014.

555 files, last one added on May 20, 2014
Album viewed 5395 times

RO's Reunions


Reignite 2004 - 2013
Various Leaving Parties.
Photos Dennis Harker, Dave Palin & Jim Gorton.

133 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2013
Album viewed 11309 times

Other Gatherings


Fort Grange Royal Visit '93
David Pitt's Farewell 2004
Sir Tristram Farewell 2005
Grey Rover Farewell 2006
Queen's Colour 2008
Diligence Royal Visit 2011
RFA Golf 2012
RFA Memorial 2012

185 files, last one added on May 19, 2014
Album viewed 24329 times

4 albums on 1 page(s)

4,774 files in 12 albums and 2 categories with 2,422 comments viewed 1,759,972 times

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