5 December. Many members will be saddened to hear of
the recent sudden loss of Barry Thompson.|
Funeral details are here
Robert (Barry) Thompson 1/O(SE) RFA(Retd)Crossed the Bar. Sitrep 1 (274)
10 November. We much regret to report
that Mrs Alice Sprague, wife of Martin and a stalwart supporter of the Plymouth
Branch died on 4 November, following a short illness.
The funeral will take place at Trinity United
Reform Church, Torr Lane, Hartley, Plymouth
on Wednesday 18th November.
Family flowers only. Donations if desired to the RBL Poppy Appeal or the RNLI.
Bright colours and poppies to be worn. (Poppies will be available.)
Funeral Directors, Walter C Parson, Plympton.
Snapshot of the Flotilla in July 2015
In UK waters after returning from 6 months off Sierra Leone
RFA Diligence Laid
up in Birkenhead
RFA Mounts Bay Not left Falmouth since
2013, in refit Summer 2015
RFA Lyme Bay Deployed to Caribbean on
RFA Cardigan Bay
Based in Bahrain providing long term support to mine warfe vessels
RFA Fort Austin In Birkenhead
after returning from 9 months in Gulf
RFA Fort Rosalie
Birkenhead being reactivated to replace her sister ship
RFA Fort Victoria Refitted 2014,
supporting coalition warships in Gulf and Indian Ocean
RFA Wave Knight
Completing refit in Birkenhead
RFA Wave Ruler
Refited 2014, completed Gulf deployment June 2015, at sea in Atlantic
Laid up in Birkenhead, out of service September.
RFA Black Rover
Duty FOST Tanker, operating in training role around South Coast
RFA Gold Rover
Refited 2014, on her final deployment to South Atlantic, retiring in 2016
5 July. We much regret to announce that PO(E)
Bob Dart has recently Crossed the Bar.
Funeral at Paignton, Thursday 9 July. Details
The 2015 James Coull Memorial Award
18 May. Photos of Reunion 2015 in the Gallery and here -
Reunion 2015 Plymouth - RFA People
We much regret to announce that member Gordon McWilliam crossed the bar yesterday
The Funeral will take place at Glynn Valley
Crematorium, Turfdown Road, Fletchers Bridge, Bodmin PL30 4AU.
at 1030 on Friday 15 May. All colleagues are welcome and there is no need to
Funeral Directors are Richardsons of Looe
Richardsons Funeral Directors
Family flowers only. Donations if desired through the Funeral Directors or
Smile Train | Power of a Smile or Shelterbox
The reception afterwards will be at the Carbeile Inn, Trevol Road, Torpoint.
Carbeile Inn, Torpoint, PL11
PROPOSED NEW MN MEMORIAL PROPOSED FOR PLYMOUTH.
October. Seafarers' Advice & Information
Information Wanted. Roy Seccombe from Plymouth. Born
c1920. Died aboard Indian ship
at Nagasaki, 1964.
Served during WW2 and as Chief Officer of
Wave Master, War Brahmin, Wave Liberator, Fort
Wave Laird & Olna
between 1949 - 1956.
A close relative is seeking any
information about him which may be forwarded through the
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