The Navy Simplified

Discussion in 'Diamond Lil's' started by Ageing_Gracefully, Apr 4, 2016.

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  1. Ageing_Gracefully

    Ageing_Gracefully War Hero Moderator Book Reviewer

    I liked this nice easy to understand diagram. Why do you guys always make it sound complicated

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  2. janner

    janner War Hero Book Reviewer

    That's a 'Merican one, it has to be simple.
     
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  3. Ninja_Stoker

    Ninja_Stoker War Hero Moderator

    That's the cat out of the bag.

    Nuclear Engineering, my arse.

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  4. And now, something for the ladies . . .

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  5. It does look like one, and food is mentioned, but where's the magic ice cream?
     
  6. Ageing_Gracefully

    Ageing_Gracefully War Hero Moderator Book Reviewer

    Come now! We are an inclusive Navy now so that may be attractive to more than just the Ladies of the Site! :p
     
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  7. AG That's a standard foreign national training diagram, that way we can limit what we tell them so they are never as good as RN SM UK please note know showers are mentioned must keep some standards up?:)
     
  8. The magic shower had turned into the magic beer store on most of the trips I did.
     
  9. Ageing_Gracefully

    Ageing_Gracefully War Hero Moderator Book Reviewer

    The RN being as how all nautical and things man their subs with crews made up of chaps like this:

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    Yes?
     
  10. Ninja_Stoker

    Ninja_Stoker War Hero Moderator

    Whilst one doesn't like to generalise, generally submariners, by tradition, tend to be a little more, how shall I say? erm, scruffy buggers.
     
  11. janner

    janner War Hero Book Reviewer

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    Anchorite forends circa 1964 perfectly dressed in their night attire.
     
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  12. janner

    janner War Hero Book Reviewer

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    All ready for inspection Alaric 1965. upload_2016-4-6_18-7-1.png
     
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  13. Well, there seemed to be little point getting all smartened up unless someone really important was visiting. You never saw a coal miner down the pit in his Sunday best suit and so it was with submariners.
     
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  14. And this believe it or not was an at sea on patrol Senior Rates mess dinner - hats / caps were compulsory!

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