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73 viewsEric's last standby on Argus prior to retiring in January 2012.SC-UK
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1/O(E) Matt Elgar185 viewsChurch-J
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Wave Chief 1974 - Falklands 145 viewsTrip to see the penguins.
Mike, Geraldine, Captain Hugo Nelburg, Audrey Nelburg and host.
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Wave Chief 1974 in Montevideo, after FI.124 viewsMike 2EO and Norman Bothwell CEO.
(Norman in search of Johnnie Walker Black Label which wasn't available onboard)
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Orangeleaf 1973 135 viewsUp the gulf, Kuwait..
Mike 2EO, Jerry Whitaker Eng Cadet and Eng Cadet UNK
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Orangeleaf 1974124 viewsMike 2EO opening Spare Gear boxesSC-UK
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Wave Chief 1974219 viewsBoat Deck Bar Port Side

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Mike Jamieson 2EO, Ben 4EO, Rab Thomson RO, Chay Blyth Yacht Master, Norman Bothwell CEO.
Andy Sinclair 3EO, Geraldine Jamieson.
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Orangeleaf 1973 - Broken down in the South China Sea!!150 viewsL to R
Eng Cadet, JEO? Jerry Whittaker Eng Cadet,
Kevin O’Neil CEO, Mike Jamieson 2EO.

Limped back to Singapore on 5 cylinders.
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RFA Black Rover - 1976371 viewsFrank Grant 4EO, Jerry Oakey 3EO, Mike Marshall 2EO Black Rover 1976SC-UK
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William GEOFF Hayman240 viewsA survivor from HMS Culver, 31st January 1942, Geoff later served in the RFA in at least the following ships:

Fort Langley 1965 - 1966
Wave Baron 1967 - 1969
Tidereach 1970
Resource 1971
Olna 1971
Tidepool 1973
Olna 1974
Tidepool 1975
Tidespring 1976
Olwen 1977
Tidespring 1978
Regent 1979
Resource 1980

Thanks to Anna (daughter) for sharing info.
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On passage to Rio. Olynthus 1967171 viewsAlfie, senior electricianReg Barrett
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19-Jan-2005 - off South Georgia288 viewsSC-UK
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10-Jan-2002 (date uncertain)259 viewsSC-UK
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RFA Resurgent 8-Dec-19762025 viewsSC-UK
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6th-May-2006276 viewsSC-UK
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Tidepool, 1964 at sea311 viewsRefuelling HMS CENTAUR(06)Reg Barrett
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Junior Engineer Appointments - early 1970s.416 viewsTnx. to David Soden for 'scan'.SC-UK
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R.B.Brown, RFA Engineer, WW2.340 viewsR.B.Brown, RFA Engineer - served as 4th Eng in Olna which was sunk in 1941.
Thanks to David Brown for the picture.
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Ken Nicholls, RFA Olna 1981463 viewsBaby 2nd, Ken Nicholls, RFA Olna 1981.SC-UK
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Gordon A Hunt, Engineer.382 viewsG A Hunt, Engineer, provided by Steve Rhodes. Thought to originate 1953 ~1955, possibly with an RFA RETAINER connection.SC-UK
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Sir Tristram 1983569 viewsSir Tristram salvage team: Dave Bass , M.McGee, Roger Stevens and behind camera, J Ramsay.SC-UK
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Hebe 1971 - Ron Flook.515 viewsRon Flook at the switchboard RFA Hebe 1971.
Pic. from J Ramsay.
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Hebe 1971 - Chris Awatti526 views2nd Eng. Chris Awatti, but who is the 3rd Eng reading the paper?
Pic. from J Ramsay.
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Retainer,1964, Singapore shore run539 viewsJoe Whittaker, engineer cadet.Reg Barrett
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Regent, December 1969,at sea.425 viewsThird engineer.Reg Barrett
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Olmeda, May 1968,at sea.501 viewsSecond engineer and Doctor, names not remembered. 1 commentsReg Barrett
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Regent, December 1969,at sea.419 viewsGreaser and fireman, names unknownReg Barrett
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Engineer Cadets on Portsmouth Beach, 1969542 viewsNigel Lace, James Ashwell, David Jones, <name awaited>SC-UK
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Tidesurge - 1967765 viewsJamie ashore in the Blue Light Bar, Sembawang... wasn't that in Boogie Street? 3 commentsSC-UK
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Tidesurge - 1966546 viewsGordon Bennett J/E Mike J/E Plymouth, Tidesurge 1966SC-UK
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At sea ,booze up with the officers of the RN helicopter. July 1968806 viewsKen Morton acting the goat covered in name tags.2 commentsReg Barrett
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RFA Green Rover - 1974.558 views... includes CPO(MM) Harry - The Veg - Bartlett.
Finished with Engines: January 2004. RiP.
Pics. contributed by Peter Bartlett.
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