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STROMNESS 1979418 views1 commentsjumpercollins
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Cadet John Hardcastle546 views5 commentsjumpercollins
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Graham Collins Lyness 78396 viewsjumpercollins
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HEBE GAN 1975582 views2/0`s wife Mrs.Liz Burley and Cadet Graham Collins3 commentsjumpercollins
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Stromness 1979 Cadets510 views3/0 Graham Collins and friends Portland ( Dorset).1 commentsjumpercollins
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Captain Christopher Purtcher-Wydenbruck449 views1923 - 2014
Report here.
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Green Rover, St Kitts-Nevis, September 1983.500 viewsHRH Princess Margaret meets Bosun Ray Cartwright & Carpenter Norman Fisher after a dinner prepared by Chief Cook Sonny West.
From Force 4 Spring 1984.
Other photos of the occasion here.
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Albany 1983391 viewsFrom Force 4 Spring 1984.choff
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Carving the Marchwood Memorial416 viewsMr Dick Staniland, Sculptor Mr Martin Dowding, Capt Phil Roberts & Capt Gordon Butterworth.
From Force 4 Spring 1984.
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Cadet Evan Mackay 1983389 viewsFrom Force 4.choff
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Robert Redhead447 viewsFort Rosalie 1970.
RIP - Announcement here.
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Tarbatness CTU 1974-75466 viewsFrom Force 4 December 1975.choff
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Cadets Down Under408 viewsWith Peter Homan. Orient Express, Albany 10 Nov 1983.
G.Meek, C.Lambert, S.Talton, S.Tyacke.
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CTU Transfer with Peter Homan463 views Olmeda to Regent, 18 Jan 1984 at Singapore.
Back: Christopher Lambert, Peter Tyson, Geoff Meek, Stuart Talton, Evan Mackay.
Front: John Finch, Stephen Tyacke,
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Olmeda CTU 6 Nov 1983439 viewsBack; Evan Mckay, Stuart Talton, Geoffrey Meek, Peter Tyson.
Front: S Shelcott (Deceased), Stephen Tyacke, CTO Peter Homan, Christopher Lambert, John Finch.
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Regent CTU with Peter Homan 1984471 views3 commentsALC2
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Neil Campbell396 views3/O Tarbatness 1976-73 commentsTINY Bradley
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Dale Worthington's Auntie391 viewsThe Nigel Ben Auntie Bar in BarbadosSpike Bowditch
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RFA Olwen CTU + RN visits Annapolis.443 viewsOutside Bancroft Hall, Annapolis, April 1975.
See also RFA Journal-5.
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RFA Olwen CTU + RN visits Annapolis403 viewsWatching the parade at Annapolis, April 1975.SC-UK
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CPO Martin Joyce 440 viewsReceiving the first James Coull Award.
Fort Victoria 2004.
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Capt HJC Wheatley366 viewsInformation sought here.choff
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Robin Gardiner & Memsahib406 viewsTidepool 1973choff
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PO Deck Mick Roddis and SG1A Ben Bendall432 viewsMick Spear
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Shipwright Tom Fisher receives a retirement gift from Captain is Phil Hanton. Ft. Rosalie October-November 2011.817 viewsTom is possibly one of the last shipwrights in the RFA service. He had a very good send off from all the crew. He restrained from withholding the tears. Nothing was to great or to small for Tom to fix. He had a dry sense of humor a well like chippy.

Sadly RFA no longer employs these skilled personnel.
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Tidepool 1971502 viewsThe Tidepool was on a Far East tour taking in South Africa, Singapore, Australia and Brazil.
We were to accompany H.M.S. Triumph deport repair ship home when the navy finaly left Sembawang naval base in 1971. A big steam past of all naval ships. From there we headed off to Australia.
Lower Picture Ab’s Andy Walker, J.P. Welch and Jimmy Nunan.
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Mr. Len Fergurson.341 viewsLen Furgerson. Arctic convoy and Falklands Veteran.
Not a lot of people know this, Len also served in the RFA during the Falklands conflict of 1982. He has just recently received his Arctic Star medal which is not shown as yet. He awaits his Russian Ushakov Medal for bravery.
Lens Falklands medal can just be seen top row second from right.
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RFA Engadine Deck crew of 1975.471 viewsLarry Dwyer and deck crew RFA Engadine 1975.Taken at Canada at Nanaimo. Engadine first long haul overseas voyage. Testing the Ikara Missile in company of H.M.S Leander at the time. anchorclanker
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Enjoyin the delights at the Bull Dog bar.1980501 viewsLarry Dwyer and Stanly Sotthard enjoying a pint at the Bull Dog bar in Gibraltar high Street. A welcome stop off before our journey through the Suez Canal to the Gulf region.anchorclanker
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Capt Shaun and Cdre Rob441 viewsHMS Excellent for Cdre Dave Preston's Dining Out - March 14.ALC2
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Richard (Dickie) Davies417 viewsFort Victoriachoff
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Kim Watts449 viewsDiligence 2003.choff
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