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Stromness Revellers491 viewsL-R. R/O Geoff Pickin,NYK, 2/O Alfie Cole, Schoolteacher Little Meg, Navs Nigel Burgess, NYK. 7 commentsKing Ratt02/07/19 at 18:21King Ratt: Names should def read from R to L
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HRH with Robin Green153 views1 commentschoff01/26/19 at 19:09King Ratt: Capt Rex Cooper in middle
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Kris Awati304 views1 commentschoff01/16/19 at 14:21King Ratt: Srikrishna Pralad Awati.
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Yam Sing369 viewsOn the left is Jimmie Mair.C.E.O. centre is Nelson ER stores.
Tristram or Lancelot.
3 commentschoff01/16/19 at 14:16King Ratt: I stand corrected, a bit late in replying but it i...
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Fred Gravelle SRO145 viewsPhoto also includes L - R Signalman, Yeoman and Fred.
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1 commentsAFNorth12/28/18 at 15:14King Ratt: Yeoman possibly Paddy O’Brian and SRO Fred Gravil,...
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Bob Crockett680 viewsPearleaf 19763 commentschoff11/01/17 at 17:59King Ratt: Also sailed twice with Bob. Recall him and second ...
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Peter Taylor466 views1 commentschoff10/21/17 at 20:35King Ratt: And David Pitt
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Mark Sutton458 viewsMark Sutton SRO, RFA Tarbatness, Xmas 19771 commentsianp10/07/17 at 20:40King Ratt: The SRO who dubbed me King Ratt in Tidesurge 1968
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Dave Smith599 viewsPearleaf1 commentsKing Ratt10/07/17 at 20:31King Ratt: Taken in Pearleaf 1968
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Tidesurge - 1967688 viewsJamie ashore in the Blue Light Bar, Sembawang... wasn't that in Boogie Street? 3 commentsSC-UK01/16/17 at 10:39King Ratt: Onry two dolla.
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Tidesurge - 1966 - 1967642 viewsL to R top RonHamlyn 2/O, Peter Peterson 2/O Ned Burke C/E, Peter Gordon 4/E, Maurice Mann Sen/Scribe
L to R bot John Armstrong C/O, Ian Douglas J/RO, Mike Cramp J/Elec, Mike Jamieson J/E

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1 commentsSC-UK01/15/17 at 15:27King Ratt: Chief Engineer "Bo" Burke.
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Wave Chief696 viewsWave Chief in Falklands 1973. Naval Party 8901 visiting.
Captain Hugo and Mrs Nelberg with CEO Norman Bothwell
Rab Thomson R/O and Andy Sinclair 3rd Eng.
7 commentsKing Ratt12/27/16 at 21:08King Ratt: Aye Mike and Geraldine. Norman was a bit of a sta...
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400 viewsReignite 20072 commentschoff10/31/16 at 08:22King Ratt: John Finch in dark suit at back of picture.
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290 viewsReignite 20071 commentschoff10/31/16 at 08:17King Ratt: R J Mitchell (Bob)
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At Terror Pool382 viewsGrant Grafton, Brian Tarr, Harry Eve1 commentschoff10/23/16 at 09:49King Ratt: Harry Eve
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Harry Carr412 views4 commentschoff10/17/16 at 17:36King Ratt: Aye Dave. I learned a lot of the doe's and do...
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Harry Carr412 views4 commentschoff10/14/16 at 20:20King Ratt: Choff on Cherryleaf when I was on my first trip in...
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Tom Kennedy & Simon Tudor-Jones344 viewsReignite 20071 commentschoff09/24/16 at 12:09King Ratt: Sadly both are now Silent Keys.
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John Lee417 views3 commentschoff09/18/16 at 13:56King Ratt: John was a man of many talents. Able to play a sit...
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Steve Dawson347 views1 commentschoff09/06/16 at 18:52King Ratt: Noswad the Bad
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John McKee and Ron Savage669 viewsRFA Resurgent 1978 4 commentschoff08/05/16 at 08:05King Ratt: First met Ron when Sir Galahad was brought into se...
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Toothy Wong441 views2 commentschoff07/30/16 at 20:10King Ratt: Wong Kwee Yong.Chop Ban Wo 13 1/2 milestone,,Semba...
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Fort Austin 1980904 viewsDerek Holden, front left (apparently the first ever RFA Engineer cadet).
Pic. from Robin Bailey who seemed to remember Derek keeping a steering wheel under his bunk which belonged to the car he wrote off.
6 commentsSC-UK07/22/16 at 15:33King Ratt: Bottom row. Fridge Engineer Andy Stirling in middl...
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RFA MAGAZINE 1934309 viewsVol 1, No. 1. March 1934.
From the Mike Day Collection.
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1 commentschoff06/16/16 at 20:27King Ratt: I like the "Tale of the Sea-Modern Style"...
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Rupert Hannen431 views2 commentschoff05/21/16 at 11:05King Ratt: Hello Old Bean. Hope you are in good shape.
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Sir Percivale - 1992544 viewsTom Dinwoodie retirement thrash..Southampton Pub. 1 commentsSC-UK04/23/16 at 15:51King Ratt: Tom D. The man who could imitate the ring of a tri...
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Tiger Balm Gardens, Singapore 1964448 viewsRichard Leonard JRO, Rab Thomson RO, Robin Harvey JEO - Tidereach2 commentsgiglamps03/10/16 at 12:31King Ratt: Richard ((...)) Leonard JRO
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Capt. David Gerrard.1055 viewsRemembering Capt.David Gerrard (RFA Retd), Falklands Veteran, Webmaster of this site, RFANostalgia (Ships), RFAA (Plymouth), THN, friend and all round Good Bloke.4 commentsSC-UK02/14/16 at 15:14King Ratt: Good to see this super site will still be in good ...
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RFA Retainer, Concord California, Jan1975 with Barry Hayes (JRO), Andy Armstrong (3rd Mate), Barry Dixon (Deck Cadet) & Howard Spencer (JRO)636 views2 commentsSC-UK12/28/15 at 14:47King Ratt: Looks like JRO Barry Hayes with the beard and blac...
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Dec 1978 (Gib) - Rab-T in a very sad place.561 views2 commentsSC-UK12/25/15 at 17:27King Ratt: I was paying a visit to the burned out Hebe after ...
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552 viewsEric Hambling, Dave Phillips, ... Steve Matthews, Steven Humpleby, Tom Davies, ... Peter David.
And from gungadin - Roger Perry and Bill Butcher at the back with Ian Dunbar and Rhodri Yorath-Williams in front with James A Bailey, Andy Sterling, Nick Fox and Frank ? next to Peter David
2 commentschoff08/14/15 at 13:56King Ratt: Me neither.
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John (Pancho) Williams519 views1977 Geraint.1 commentschoff04/12/15 at 08:40King Ratt: "just remember this, a kiss is just a kiss&qu...
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