HMS Walkerton

Discussion in 'History' started by philthy, Nov 30, 2007.

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  1. Whilst serving on the Walkerton - temp draft 84/5, I believe a photo was taken of me from the Bridge of me on my back with a temp sub Leiutenent leaning over me checking the 40/60(?) with my legs poking out beneath his

    :shakefist: .
    As the baby Pinkie on board I still can't remember why I was messing with the pop gun - probably a set up for the NN....
    Anybody ever see it?


  2. silverfox

    silverfox War Hero Moderator Book Reviewer

    I was the last 'Guns' of Walkerton when we paid her off - but I think that was after you left. Don't remember the picture though.

    I do have one of her with the bridges in the background though.
  3. :thumright:

    Thanks anyway Silverfox, sorry for the delay, how was the leaving bash?

    I left about 6 months (I think) prior to the old tubs scrapping so we must have just missed each other.

  4. Blimey. my mind must be playing tricks. Don't remember a 40/60 when Wan**ertank was at BRNC. Ah yes, just checked an old pic, THERE WASN'T. (Phew, marbles not lost yet!) Sandpiper and Petrel did though, aft. (An RAF design!). Was it refitted when she left BRNC?

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