We never served on the same boat together,he left O boats to do mechs course in 1980,then after that he was on T boats,leaving the mob in 1997.I did not join up till 1986,O boats till 1993,mechs course then bombers till I left the mob in 2008First time I did the tank my brother was there to do a re-qual,the mists of time have clouded my memory but I wonder if any other brothers have done the SETT on the same day?
Still got a suit (in its bag) somewhere in my loft. ............... - all the spare suits were
surplus to requirements and apparently non-returnable. Think I took the suit out of
the bag at some stage and used the nice zip-up thing as a stowage for personal
you forgot to mention gaining the SM knowledge passing all you SM qualifications, and only then being allowed to call yourself a Submariner, once the skipper gives you your Dolphins' , no Biggy really, those that don't cut it, there's always skimmers.Just breeze up to the Skipper's cabin, neck a glass of rum and - wah hey, there they are!