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Username Reg Barrett
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Joined Jun 29, 2016
Dates in RFA 1962 to 1973
RFA Department Engineering
Location (now) Swindon, Wiltshire
Favourite Ship Olmeda
Biography/Remarks Served my apprenticeship with the RFA at Newport ,Glasgow and sea time in Retainer and Tidepool.Passed Second class certificate, Served on turbine ships to the rank of third engineer,couldn't stand diesels after my first trip on Retainer, with a short spell as acting second engineer. Left the service because of a family illness, but would have loved to have stayed on.
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07/05/18 at 14:54I do believe that the person with the ciggy inhis mouth is Archie Hunter, 2nd or 3rd deck officer.