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John McKie 1868 views2/O Sir Lancelot 19871 commentschoff
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Tarbatness CTU October 19741796 viewsRaz Hanzir Malta.1 commentschoff
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Capt. David Gerrard.1770 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-UK
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A Pensive SG1A Andy Straw. Fort Grange 1991 Gulf War1619 viewsSTRAWBERRY
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Fort Austin Deck Team 19791504 viewsJamie Murchie, Mike Ainley, Steve Hodgson, Andy Crawford, Ricky Johnson, Steve Walker, Mike Day.choff
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RFA Golf Tournament 20131388 viewsSteve DonkersleyALC2
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SG1B Andy Straw. Tidespring 19861374 viewsSTRAWBERRY
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RFA Diligence in the Gulf 1990. 1368 viewsLifeboat familiarization for SG2 Gorden Leckie anchorclanker
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Roy Copestake1215 viewsWith the Armilla Bucketchoff
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Chiu Yiu Nam GM, 1949 - 20121123 viewsOn the 8th June 1982 at Fitzroy CHIU YIU NAM was serving aboard the LSL Sir Galahad when it was attacked by Argentine Skyhawk and Mirage Aircraft. Two bombs scored direct hits.
Within minutes Sir Galahad was burning fiercely and the order was given to abandon ship. Despite the exodus of those about him, seeing the peril of some soldiers trapped by the fire, CHIU chose to
disobey the order. He donned an asbestos suit, knowing that in a conflagration of such fierceness it provided only partial protection, and disappeared into the flames and smoke. He returned with one man and having delivered him safely to the rescuers plunged back into the flames. He continued without regard for his own danger or fatigue, until he had rescued all those he could find still alive.
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Wave Chief - 19721088 viewsWave Chief - 1972, Iceland areas with John Leaf.
Pic. from Mike Burley's collection.
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Olwen CTU1072 viewsP.J.Lannin CTO. Olwen Oct-74 to July-75.
Back: L-to-R: D.Waters, S.M.O.Conran, Cadet(Eng), M.Harper, N.Sarel, V.B.Ramsay-Smith, J.K.Stoker
Front: L-to-R: Cadet(Eng), J.Burrows, CTO. P.J.Lannin, E.J.Durkin, B.Dixon, Snr.Cdt.George
See A Cadet's Journal.
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Cdre Dick1063 viewsCdre Dick Thorn, Mrs Thorn and son Peter @ the National Arboretum.
Nice hat !
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Shipwright Tom Fisher receives a retirement gift from Captain is Phil Hanton. Ft. Rosalie October-November 2011.1039 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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Mark Griffiths1024 viewsFort Austin Christmas dinner 1993. Mark seems to have earned a Christmas promotion from Cdt(X) to 3/O(SE). Is that Steve Peers lokking on in the background?6 commentsKickstart
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989 viewsAlperian
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Fort Austin 1993983 viewsDavid Fletcher Claire Spencer Steve Howarth Richard McGinily Rose Guite MacColl Sarah Robinson Stephen Pickering choff
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Wave Master Noon Position961 views2nd Off Dave Lawrence and 3rd Off Peter Nelson2 commentsBobGilston
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Wave Knight, Bermuda, July 2015955 viewsSC-UK
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Retainer - Christmas Day 1976 at Port Everglades Florida.945 views1 commentsSC-UK
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Peter McCarthy 921 viewsReliant Christmas 19611 commentschoff
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Ed Perrin910 viewsIn later life1 commentschoff
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Fort Grange crew 1989, Crete.910 viewsFort Grange crew 1989 at Crete, outward bound to Persian Gulf with Mark Guest wearing the snazzy ( ? ) shirt. Includes Steve Strange, 2 x USN, Phil Cootes RN and Chaz Co RN.SC-UK
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Officers club HMS TERROR Singapore 1963/64897 viewsArchie ????? and one other1 commentsReg Barrett
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Wave Chief - 1972.893 viewsWave Chief - 1972.
Batman / FDO.
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From Olwen ~ 1975892 viewsDeck Cadets: Ed Durkin, John Stoker & Barry Dixon.SC-UK
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Capt Ian Pilling879 views presenting HRH Prince Edward with a few bottles of Fort Rosalie Special Plonk.
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Tarbatness CTU 1972877 viewschoff
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Richard Davies 871 views1 commentschoff
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CDT(X) Rose Guite866 views"Chief Officer" Rose Guite, Fort Austin Christmas Day 1993. Promotion was quick back then!Kickstart
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Devonport, RFA Blue Ranger ,May 1968853 viewsBlue ranger and possibly Wave ships waiting for disposal.1 commentsReg Barrett
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Captain Gordon Butterworth844 views1925 -2012
Obituary.
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