I’d like to draw to the attention of those readers who have served in the Royal Navy that the system for them to find their old shipmates, ‘RN Shipmates’, now has a website – www.rnshipmates.co.uk
This not only lists HM Ship’s Associations, but has a list of ship’s reunions, with dates and locations. ‘Scribbled’ notes from those with more specific requests and searches are also displayed. I feel sure that any person who has served in the Royal Navy will find something of interest.
Many associations are listed, but a new one for 12 ships of the HMS Blackwood Class Anti-submarine Frigates is up and running thanks to the publicity given in the recent past by local newspapers across the country printing my letters.
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