RFA People
Past & Present

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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. You can view all photos & slide show without logging in, but to post comments, upload photos and more, please register.

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Graham Gartshore, Steve Conway and ? Gordon Allen First Off (SE) Sid Olna in PxO, Gibraltar 1999. RFA Hebe, Gan 1975. The Harrison-Jones Dr Arun Sharma and an unsuspecting victim Long Course 1973 Collingwood Matt Duncan DAB Dave Burns 2LO Tidespring 1966-67  Alan Maloney, Brian Hewitt and Lee Symons John Stones & Brian hall  Gold Rover Copenhagen 3/O(E) John Oxenham & 2/O(E) Nick Tucker 
Last additions
Resurgent 196460 viewsTaken at Ascension in Autumn 1964. Captain Alastair Gibson in command.

Phot: L to R Cadet David Gerrard (not confirmed), 3/0 Brian Ditcher, Junior Lecky (name uncertain), Diana Coleman (in green), Junior Engineer Graham Sedgwick, Junior Engineer "Bomber" Harris. Far right possibly 3/0 Rowan Harvey.

Tnx to Diana Hayden for sharing.
SC-UKMay 14, 2019
RFA Fort Austin 1998 - 1999144 viewsFrank Ross, Barry Roberts, Alex Goodwin, Matt PerrySC-UKApr 26, 2019
RFA Fort Austin 1998 - 1999101 viewsAlex Goodwin, Sebastian Brunsden-Brown Lt Pilot Embarked Flight, Matt PerrySC-UKApr 26, 2019
RFA Fort Austin 1998 - 199918 viewsMatt Perry, Alex GoodwinSC-UKApr 26, 2019

Last comments
Fort Grange Global 86 Freemantle 466 viewsChris MacKenzie &2 commentsfinners05/08/19 at 23:22ollywest: That's me presenting the Pipe Major with a ca...
RFA Fort Austin 1998 - 199920 viewsAdam Bryce and Alex Goodwin1 commentsSC-UK04/29/19 at 07:55Steve Oatey: Clearly Fort Grange!
John Sail ... Gary Wilson157 views1 commentschoff04/19/19 at 07:47Steve Oatey: I don't think that's John Sail. See pho...
316 views2 commentschoff04/06/19 at 20:22Steve Oatey: Paul Greenough far left.

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 3,785


463 files, last one added on Dec 27, 2018
Album viewed 34140 times



580 files, last one added on Jan 31, 2019
Album viewed 21653 times



More photos needed.

148 files, last one added on Jun 01, 2018
Album viewed 6895 times



226 files, last one added on Jan 13, 2019
Album viewed 14923 times



Photo collector David Soden

1297 files, last one added on Apr 26, 2019
Album viewed 113861 times



725 files, last one added on May 14, 2019
Album viewed 69288 times



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

138 files, last one added on May 07, 2018
Album viewed 11489 times

At Work


208 files, last one added on Feb 21, 2017
Album viewed 20682 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 1185 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 5190 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 11142 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 24125 times

4 albums on 1 page(s)

4,677 files in 12 albums and 2 categories with 2,387 comments viewed 1,456,950 times

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