Royal Tournament 1950s,information about a relative taking part ?

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  1. Hello,

    just recently found out that an uncle (fleet air arm) took part in the Royal Tournament in the 1950s, that's all the information I have.
    Where can I find some information about what year or years he took part in ?

    Are there any official photos of the competing and winning crews ?

  2. If he actually took part and was a WAFU a good place to start would be with the Fleet Air Arm Field Gun association.
    Do you have his name and rating if possible his official number?

    Try this site:
  3. He might not have been a field gunner. The Royal Naval dancing team also took part in the Royal tournament
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  4. Thanks for the information gentlemen, much appreciated, i'll try the links.

  5. Ninja_Stoker

    Ninja_Stoker War Hero Moderator

    There's a difference?
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  6. Of course there is Ninja, ask any FAA Field Gunner and he will explain what the differences are, I believe that the explanation may be a physical thing:(:(

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