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H.M.S. Fittleton was sunk!

I remember when H.M.S. Fittleton was sunk in a collision with H.M.S. Mermaid in the North Sea off Den Helder on 20th September 1976. I was a very Ordinary Seaman on my second deployment. We had finished our NATO exercise and were looking forward … Continue reading

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I remember when…

I fell off a cat! I was doing a weekend on a P2000 and we had gone alongside in Cowes Marina. The shore leave party assembled and moved off along the pontoons, I was at the rear of the crowd … Continue reading

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