RFA People

To REGISTER, eMail: RFANostalgia AT virginmedia.com


Last additions - Engineers
FWE-ER.jpg
243 viewsEric's last standby on Argus prior to retiring in January 2012.SC-UKApr 16, 2020
8E3387CA-DDC2-4146-B0F7-5A3486CD8A4D.jpeg
1/O(E) Matt Elgar339 viewsChurch-JOct 19, 2019
MJ_2563.JPG
Wave Chief 1974 - Falklands 289 viewsTrip to see the penguins.
Mike, Geraldine, Captain Hugo Nelburg, Audrey Nelburg and host.
SC-UKJul 09, 2019
MJ_2567.JPG
Wave Chief 1974 in Montevideo, after FI.256 viewsMike 2EO and Norman Bothwell CEO.
(Norman in search of Johnnie Walker Black Label which wasn't available onboard)
SC-UKJul 09, 2019
MJ_2570.JPG
Orangeleaf 1973 324 viewsUp the gulf, Kuwait..
Mike 2EO, Jerry Whitaker Eng Cadet and Eng Cadet UNK
1 commentsSC-UKJul 09, 2019
MJ_2569.JPG
Orangeleaf 1974259 viewsMike 2EO opening Spare Gear boxesSC-UKJul 09, 2019
MJ_2564.JPG
Wave Chief 1974459 viewsBoat Deck Bar Port Side

Top
Mike Jamieson 2EO, Ben 4EO, Rab Thomson RO, Chay Blyth Yacht Master, Norman Bothwell CEO.
Andy Sinclair 3EO, Geraldine Jamieson.
1 commentsSC-UKJul 09, 2019
MJ.JPG
Orangeleaf 1973 - Broken down in the South China Sea!!365 viewsL to R
Eng Cadet, JEO? Jerry Whittaker Eng Cadet,
Kevin O’Neil CEO, Mike Jamieson 2EO.

Limped back to Singapore on 5 cylinders.
1 commentsSC-UKJul 09, 2019
AGREEMENT_FOR_APPRENTICES_page_1.pdf
Admiralty Building, Whitehall,Apprentice agreement,July 1961113 viewsA pdf file of the apprentice agreement for Reg Barrett.Reg BarrettMar 09, 2019
Black76.jpg
RFA Black Rover - 1976530 viewsFrank Grant 4EO, Jerry Oakey 3EO, Mike Marshall 2EO Black Rover 1976SC-UKJan 31, 2019
culver0.png
William GEOFF Hayman388 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.
SC-UKJan 22, 2019
Alfie_sen_elect_resized.jpg
On passage to Rio. Olynthus 1967283 viewsAlfie, senior electricianReg BarrettDec 27, 2018
19-01-05_off_SG.JPG
19-Jan-2005 - off South Georgia407 viewsSC-UKJun 17, 2018
10_Jan_22.JPG
10-Jan-2002 (date uncertain)378 viewsSC-UKJun 17, 2018
8-12-76_Resurgent.jpg
RFA Resurgent 8-Dec-19762171 viewsSC-UKJun 17, 2018
06-05-06.JPG
6th-May-2006397 viewsSC-UKJun 17, 2018
Cadet_Reg.jpg
Tidepool, 1964 at sea429 viewsRefuelling HMS CENTAUR(06)Reg BarrettMay 07, 2018
JEngs.jpg
Junior Engineer Appointments - early 1970s.569 viewsTnx. to David Soden for 'scan'.SC-UKApr 16, 2018
RFA-BROWN.jpg
R.B.Brown, RFA Engineer, WW2.465 viewsR.B.Brown, RFA Engineer - served as 4th Eng in Olna which was sunk in 1941.
Thanks to David Brown for the picture.
SC-UKMar 02, 2018
DL-KN-81.jpg
Ken Nicholls, RFA Olna 1981587 viewsBaby 2nd, Ken Nicholls, RFA Olna 1981.SC-UKOct 16, 2017
GAHunt.jpg
Gordon A Hunt, Engineer.504 viewsG A Hunt, Engineer, provided by Steve Rhodes. Thought to originate 1953 ~1955, possibly with an RFA RETAINER connection.SC-UKSep 30, 2017
Tristram83-JR3.jpg
Sir Tristram 1983715 viewsSir Tristram salvage team: Dave Bass , M.McGee, Roger Stevens and behind camera, J Ramsay.SC-UKJul 02, 2017
Hebe71-JR2.png
Hebe 1971 - Ron Flook.646 viewsRon Flook at the switchboard RFA Hebe 1971.
Pic. from J Ramsay.
SC-UKJul 02, 2017
Hebe71-JR1.jpg
Hebe 1971 - Chris Awatti661 views2nd Eng. Chris Awatti, but who is the 3rd Eng reading the paper?
Pic. from J Ramsay.
SC-UKJul 02, 2017
Joe_Whittaker2CRetainer2CSingapore.jpg
Retainer,1964, Singapore shore run657 viewsJoe Whittaker, engineer cadet.Reg BarrettJun 18, 2017
Regent_dec_69_no5.JPG
Regent, December 1969,at sea.538 viewsThird engineer.Reg BarrettJun 18, 2017
May68_Olmeda.JPG
Olmeda, May 1968,at sea.693 viewsSecond engineer and Doctor, names not remembered. 1 commentsReg BarrettJun 18, 2017
Regent_dec_69_no3.JPG
Regent, December 1969,at sea.540 viewsGreaser and fireman, names unknownReg BarrettJun 18, 2017
NL-1969.jpg
Engineer Cadets on Portsmouth Beach, 1969670 viewsNigel Lace, James Ashwell, David Jones, <name awaited>SC-UKMar 21, 2017
scan0004~1.jpg
Tidesurge - 1967978 viewsJamie ashore in the Blue Light Bar, Sembawang... wasn't that in Boogie Street? 3 commentsSC-UKJan 13, 2017
scan0006~0.jpg
Tidesurge - 1966684 viewsGordon Bennett J/E Mike J/E Plymouth, Tidesurge 1966SC-UKJan 13, 2017
Olmeda_july68.JPG
At sea ,booze up with the officers of the RN helicopter. July 1968989 viewsKen Morton acting the goat covered in name tags.2 commentsReg BarrettNov 19, 2016
621 files on 20 page(s) 2