Joining up

Discussion in 'Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting' started by janner, Oct 6, 2011.

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  1. janner

    janner War Hero Book Reviewer

  2. Sorry the internet police at work will not let me go into Facebook (DII is so poooooooooo).

  3. Ninja_Stoker

    Ninja_Stoker War Hero Moderator

    Aha, it works on my stand-alone PC (Did I tell you I've got two computers?)

    I've just rung the Department for Work & Pensions to tell them that I think Sandy from Crossroads was pulling a flanker with his wheelchair scam.

    One of the slight differences in the 1960's compared to today, was epitomised in the line "I've passed the test & start HMS Raleigh next monday" :-D
  4. It had already started to change in the early 70`s I had to wait 3 whole weeks after the test :-D
  5. janner

    janner War Hero Book Reviewer

    Thanks Nina, brought back some memories, I reckon that I was the same build a "Sandy" when I joined up. I waited 3 months but only because by doing so I avoided Ganges, went in at 16 years 3 months and straight to Collingwood for kitting up thence to Mercury for the 9 months Sparker training.
  6. janner

    janner War Hero Book Reviewer

  7. I seem to remember the soundtrack from rather different films! A plumber, pizza delivery boy, postman turns up just as some bint gets out of the get the picture.
    Didn't the RM one star Benny from Crossroads?:slow:
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  8. 4:32 is excellent, big hammer!
  9. Ninja_Stoker

    Ninja_Stoker War Hero Moderator

    Reckon that must have been made immediately after WWII, if not actually during the war.

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