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A page to view pics of people and places you may or may not remember, so please dig out your old photos, scan them and send to webmaster@rafanddfsa.co.uk

Cheers 

Dave
(webmaster)

 

LOCATIONS INDEX Q - T

 
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Quedgeley:

Bedford

From Steve Greenaway

Fire Section Sign

From Steve Greenaway

 

 

History

 

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Queens Flight:

1998

From Paul Gavin

 

From Joe Birt

From Adam Whiteside

 

     

 


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Rudloe Manor:
(Formerly RAF Box, now part of MoD Corsham)

From Phil Heaney

From Stu Horton

From Stu Horton

 

From Dave Thorpe

 

 

JSU Corsham 2000/2001
From Mark Gibson

 

   

Volvo Saxon at
 JSU Corsham Fire Section
From Adam Griffiths

 


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Salalah:

 

1977

Top: Dave Kirk, Kavanagh?, Dave Clark, Salim

Middle: Jeff Hill, Bob Plum, ?, Jacko, Dave Roadknight, Bob Smith, John Telfer, Steve Corrigan, Jim O'Hara, OC Fire

Bottom: Cleaner, Jonesy, Fayez

Crash Line

C130 landing on new runway 1977

Fancy Dress Do

Dave Kirk, Ken Slade, Jim O'Connor & Bob Smith

TACR 1 Outside Accommodation

Left to Right: Baz Edwards, Dave Kirk, Dave Roadknight, John Telfer, Bob Smith, Jim O'Connor & Jim O'Hara

Final Days

Article from the "Durham Advertiser"

Tudor Mansions (A Crew Twynham)

Bob Smith, John Telfer & Dave Kirk

From Ken Slade

Desert TACR

Back: Dave Kirk, Salim, Jonesy, Jim O'Hara, Jim O'Connor, Bob Smith & John Telfer

Front: Ken Slade & Dave Clarke

From Ken Slade

Crash Line

From Ken Slade

C130

From Ted Smith

Fire Hangar

From Ted Smith

ACRT outside NAAFI Bulk Store

From David Hall

Patio drinks outside Twynhams

Note the abundance of Seikos Semacks and Minolta camera

From David Hall

White Xmas Mk8 style

From Phil Smith

Welcome to Salalah

From Phil Smith

Mk 7 with burmoils, barbed wire and Jebel in the background

Note the mine-clearing equipment to the right.

From Ian "Compo" Spencer

Two Mk7's from Fire Section Patio

From Ian "Compo" Spencer

Brand New Mk8 producing smelly foam

From Ian "Compo" Spencer

 

Dave Kirk, Jock McKenzie and a tired-looking Mick Thatcher on the newly built Wobbly Wheel patio 6 June 76

From Dave Kirk

 

Masirah Football Team 1968

From Barry Nolan

 

Mk 7 & Crew out on the bondu

From Grant Broadley
 

DP3, Mk8, TACR 1 & Mk7 1975

From Grant Broadley
 

 

1976

From David Manders

1976

From David Manders

 

1976

David Manders & Baz Edwards

From David Manders

 

 

More from Dave Manders' memories of Salalah

 

Paddy Byrne at rest

Paddy Byrne and moonie me when I arrived all white.  2 days later I became duty lobster after a trip to the beach.

 

Chopper on the pad

Camp from water tower

The Boss, the OC on boxing day 1976 football match, might have been officers vs airmen I am not sure, Sqn Ldr Marwood had a Hong Kong wife and drove an MG,  he asked me to organise a BBQ and gave me a chit for the messes to get supplies.

 

Pete at the bar, if that is coke the glasses must have been shorts?

 

Police HQ in Salalah town

 

Road up to the camp.

Me

Now I am not sure where this one is, I think it is over by Airworks, but I am not sure

Askari at the main gate.

Another water tower shot!

God who do I think I am? At the back of the swimming pool. Me unfortunately

 

Me and the King Edwards, something silly like £3 a box in the NAAFI

That football match Boxing Day 1976

Bob Plumb at the football match

Bob Smith?

 

 

Another camp shot.

Bondu/Jebel

 

Salalah Song

 

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Saxa Vord:

Fire Section

From Mal Ray

AOC in C Inspection 1971

From Gordon Carle

Staff Visit 1968

From Gordon Carle

Trawler Fire 1970

From Gordon Carle

Trawler Fire 1970

From Gordon Carle

From the Summer isuue of the Saxa Voice

From Gordon Carle

Winter '98-'99

From Gordon Carle

Circa 2000

From Gordon Carle

Circa 2000

From Gordon Carle

59/60

From David Goodall

AOC's 1968

From Gordon Carle

AOC's 1968

From Gordon Carle

Fire & MT Section

From Gordon Carle

Fire & MT Section late '80s

From Gordon Carle

Fire & MT Section late '80s

From Gordon Carle

Entrance to Ops Site 1983

Fire Section on Right

From Gordon Carle

Top Site after gales 31 Dec 91

From Gordon Carle

Fire Section 1976

L to R

Back Row – Cpl Tommy Laws, Cpl Dennis Nelson, SAC Chris Scar, SAC Jimmy Sutherland, Cpl ?, SAC ?, Nick Broom with helmet under my arm.

Front Row – Cpl Paddy Shiels, Sgt Maurice Reaney, F/O Peter Hunter (Fire Officer), Cpl John Winning

From Nick Broom

Green Firefly

From Maurice Broadbent

Radome and TACR2

From Kenny McLaughlin

Bedford M1120 Mountain Range 2005

From Ken Reid

Training early 1980s

From Sean O'Hara

1997

From Aaron Ford

TACR 1 & Crew Mid '70's

From Dave Jenner

Radar Site 1978

From Tom Beck

 

Bedford HCB Angus 1979

From Alan Hawkins

 

From Adrian Burton

 

Bedford HCB Angus 1979

From Alan Hawkins

1978

From Tom Beck

 

1978

From Tom Beck

 

 

1984

Back Row: ?,?, ?,Dave Grant, ?

Front Row:

Cpl Eddie Snowball, ?, Sgt Jim O’Hara, Cpl Pat Thomas, Cpl Dave Allen

From Dave Allen

 

TACR1 1978

From Tom Beck

 

 

 

For those interested, there's a very good blog detailing the history of RAF Saxa Vord including pics of a Fire Practice here:

 

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Scampton:

1972

From Maurice Broadbent

Crash Trucks & V Bomber

From Smokey Fairhurst

TACR 2 & Vulcans

From Adey Tearle

1066 Sqn Hastings 1974

From Maurice Broadbent

DPII Domestic

From Maurice Broadbent

DPII Practice

From Maurice Broadbent

Newly qualified Mk 6 Driver

From Maurice Broadbent

ACRT & Mk 6

From Maurice Broadbent

Vulcans 1973

From Maurice Broadbent

Crash Line 1973

From Maurice Broadbent

TACR 1

From Maurice Broadbent

Transplant chidren visit 1973

From Maurice Broadbent

Museum 2012

Steve Harrison, Mal Ray & Dave Jenner outside the Fire Museum at Scampton Aug 2012

From Mal Ray

Circa 1977

Fom Mick Chapman

TACR1 30AG73 Scampton 1975/6

From Paul Mellor

From Steve Harrison

This is Jock Tennent's Photo and he is trying to identify some lads.It was RAF Scampton 79/80 Back row L to R 1.Cpl ? 2 SAC Jock Tennent 3 ? 4?5? 6? 7SAC Dave Hill 8? 9 ? 10 Cpl Paul Aveston. Front Row WO John Balfour RAF Regt Oi/c ? Sgt Tom Graham.

 

Fire Section

From Dave Keogh

 

V Bombers and Crash Line from Vulcan Fanatics

 

   

Action Shots from Scampton Circa 1976

 

 

Kindly provided by Mick Chapman

 

 

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MUSEUM

 

 

 

 

Seething:

 

 

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Sharjah:

ACRT

From Spike Lynch

A & B Crews March 1971

Back Row Chris Pearson, Bill Williamson, Jack Wylie, Geordie Dingle, W.O. George Ashworth, Ernie Fisher, Jack Thomas, John Lee, ? Lancaster, Ray Saunders, Phil Southern.

Front Row Dave Traynor, Roy Bennett, Bob Feather, George Edwards, Sam Fleming, Dennis Redmore, Pete Jones, Malcolm Cole, Bob Potter, Tom Peters

From George Edwards

Fire Section Football Team

From George Edwards

Fire Section Volleyball Team

Back Row Roy Bennett, George Edwards, Sam Fleming, Malcolm Cole, Vic Croft, Bob Feather, Brian Marsh, Tom Peters, ? (Was Referee)

Front Row ? McNamarra, Dennis Redmore, Dave Traynor, Pete Jones, Dennis Husslebee.

From George Edwards

Fire Section Plaque

From Wayne Davies

ACRT

From Wayne Davies

Mk 7

From Wayne Davies

Duty Crew

From Wayne Davies

Inter-Section Volleyball Champs 1971

Back Row Roy Bennett, Vic (The Baffilator) Croft, Geordie Dingle, Brian Marsh, Bob Feather,

Front Row Mick Wenham, Dennis Redmore, Dennis Husslebee

AOC's Inspection 1971

Phil Southern telling the AOC what he thinks of being kept waiting for 2 hours in desert heat wearing a silver suit,

 

L - R: AOC, Ernie Fisher, Phil Southern & Steve Saunders

Mk5A Bogged in Circa 1964

Paddy Keenen 4th from left anybody know others?

1963/64

Walter Curran & Dave Whitney

Xmas 1963

Walter Currans Bar-crawl transport

Mk 7

From Spike Lynch

George Lamont, Spike Lynch & Jock circa 1966

From Spike Lynch

Bedford Domestic

Dave Eustace & Spike Lynch

From Spike

John McGinley & Friend

From Spike Lynch

Fire Section

From Flashpoint archives

Sharjah Beach

Far Left Unknown, George Edwards, Dave Traynor, Pete Jones, Bob Feather, Bob Potter.

 

From Flashpoint archives

Fire Section 1968

From Ted Smith

A & B Crash Crews circa 1959/60

Personnel there at the time were:

 D Law - B Norton - B Muckersei -  R McIntosh - G Wallace - T Abraham - D Chambers - T Mummery - T Dalzell - B Tregay - A Brierley - N Bullingham - J Hanley and my good self D Williams

 

From Dick Williams

Christmas celebrations 1959

Personal stationed there at time were:-  D Law - B Norton - B Muckersei -  R McIntosh - G Wallace - T Abraham - D Chambers - T Mummery - T Dalzell

 B Tregay - A Brierley - N Bullingham - J Hanley and my good self D Williams

From Dick Williams

ACRT pose

From Richard White

 

   

1968

New Fire Section, new Mk7

From Richard White

 

   

Practice Hot Fire RAF Sharjah circa 1968/69

Aircraft wreckage

What's happening here?

Command Fire Officer, WO and worker

Command Fire Officer

Ignition

...if you can't stand the heat

Well alight

Mk7 deployed on tail

Recce in peogress

ACRT in action

Rescue in progress

DP2 in position

Crew hard at work

Water relay connected

Fire well under control

Can't you just smell that protein foam?

Good foam blanket

View from behind Mk7 & DP2

Anyone know the pump operator?

Crew photo

Where did that cut-down DP1 appear from?

Knock off and make up

Tails saved

 

Photo's kindly sent in by Dave McBain, member no 627, originally taken by Pete Halstead.  Dave recalls the crew earned themselves a "Well done!" from the visiting officer but no case of Tiger.

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Shawbury:

 

Firemen in action

From Chris Parkes

 

1961
From Flashpoint Archives

 

 

DP1 Foam Test
From Flashpoint Archives

 

Fire Station
From Adam Griffths

Mk9 from Ken Reid

  

         

 

 

 

 

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Sibson:


Ron Newsome

 

Youtube clip of Spitfire wheels-up landing:

 

 

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Singapore:

 

CHANGI   SEMBAWANG   SELETAR   TENGAH

 

For Singapore veterans there is an excellent web site here:   

 

 

Collin Hall visiting Kranji Military Cemetery Singapore, while at Tengah 1966

 

Changi:

1964

From John Irwin

Crash Bays '64

From John Irwin

Domestic Site Block 140

From John Irwin

DUKW 1964

From John Irwin

Fire Section Block

From John Irwin

Fire Section

From John Irwin

Opening of New Crash Bays 1963

From John Irwin

New Section 1963

From John Irwin

Old Fire Section

From John Irwin

Old Fire Section

From John Irwin

Xmas Party 1963

From John Irwin

From John Irwin

From John Irwin

From John Irwin

From John Irwin

From John Irwin

From John Irwin

From John Irwin

The last Lancaster (in French navy livery) being flown from Darwin to BigginHill in 1964 From John Irwin

The last Lancaster (in French navy livery) being flown from Darwin to BigginHill in 1964 From John Irwin

The last Lancaster (in French navy livery) being flown from Darwin to BigginHill in 1964 From John Irwin

The last Lancaster (in French navy livery) being flown from Darwin to BigginHill in 1964 From John Irwin

The last Lancaster (in French navy livery) being flown from Darwin to BigginHill in 1964 From John Irwin

205 Sqn Shackleton

From John Irwin

The Brit Club

Barry Wall's 21st Birthday Party

1970

From Wayne Davies

1968

From Wayne Davies

Zodiac & Crew

From Gerry Schofield

D Crew 1970

From Gerry Schofield

 

RAF Changi Association

 

 

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YouTube Links:

Fire Section

Exercise 1970

 

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Sembawang:

   

Sembawang Fire Station

From Frank Van Der Weerden

   

 

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Seletar:

 

1960 - From Tam McCrorie

Johnny Harrison & Bill Wallace

1960 - From Tam McCrorie

Owen O'Hare

1960 - From Tam McCrorie

Pete Hutchison & Owen O'Hare

1959- From Tam McCrorie

Fire Section

Fire Section - From Tam McCrorie

Including:

Mac Cleasby, John Johnson & Paddy Boyle

Fire Section - From Tam McCrorie

Including:

Mac Cleasby, Pete Hutchison, Roy Goodall & Owen O'Hare

Fire Section mid 60s

From Arthur Lynch

Fire Section late 60's

Back Row: Cpl Bob Brown, Cpl George Probert, Sac Garth Firmage, Cpl Brian Hadfield, Sac Mike Moncrieff ?, ?, ?, Sac John Hanley Sac Taff?, ?, ?, ?, ?, ?, ?,?, ?, ?, Sac Roy Friel..

Centre Row: Brian Ford, Han Fan, “Jimmy DaSilva”, Flt Lt Hart, WO. Bradley, Sgt Les Stacey, Sgt Alan Pegram.

Front Row: ?, Sac " Dinger Bell”, Sac Tom Epps, Sac Malcolm Bulloch, ?, ?, ?, ?,

From Brian Ford

 

 

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Tengah:

Fire Station

From John Simner

Firemen at work after Venom crashed into Married Quarter

From Ron Brown

 

Fire Section

From Bill Gall

 

On crash duties

From Ron Brown

 

On crash duty at Tengah L/R Mike Hares, Ron Brown, Don Barnet, "Tex" O'Neil Unknown

From Ron Brown

 

   

Fire Section with DP1 & Mk6

   

Crash Bay 1966

From Colin Hall

Venom Crash 1957 (Pilot & 5 others killed)

From Ron Brown

From Ron Brown

From Ron Brown

From Ron Brown

From Ron Brown

back row left to right Ron Brown, Graham Askew, John Fitzpatrick, Jack Hawkins, Alan Ledson (died in an aircraft accid

From Ron Brown

Fire Section Football team 1957

From Ron Brown

Another section party.

From Ron Brown

60 Sqn Javelins

Kiwi Canberra B12, and in the background a Victor SR2 1966

From Colin Hall

From the Crash Bay at Tengah, showing 64 Sqn Javelins , a Victor, and a USAF B707

From Colin Hall

The main gate and Elephant Tracker house on the left; the Meteor NF11, and in the foreground part of the McGregor Club

From Colin Hall

Crash Line with 2 fireman from New Zealand Air Force

From Ron Brown

Crash Crew 1958

Left to right: 1 Keith Mealing 2 Sarkinan 3 John Fitzpatrick 4 Lou ? 5 Ken Maddra 6 Ron Brown

 

From Ron Brown

 

Alan Ledson

The gallery below is a few photo's of the funeral of SAC Alan Ledson who was died when a Venom aircraft hit his Landrover on the night of 25th April 1957 killing both Alan and J/T Pete Arundel, an electrician.

Contribution from Ron Brown

 

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Spadeadam:

 

Volvo

 

8 x 8 vehicle

 
         

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St Athan:

 

1966

From John Irwin

1966

From John Irwin

Fire Section 1979

left to right: John Jelliman Bob Lawson Dave Gore William Duffy Khan Kev Russell Cyril Cox Colin Jones Jack Fitchett George Edwards

Mk 9's

From John James

Bays

Crew

L - R: Steve Reeves, Chris Jaques, Les Boulter, John James, Chris Webber, Martin Hippsley, Al Daniels.

Kevin Russell kneeling

Crew

L - R: John Jelliman, ? , Dave Gore, Will Duffield, Dave Edmonds, Adjmal Khan, Kevin Russell, Cyril Cox, Colin Jones, Steve Reeves, Jack Fitchett, John James, George Edwards

1986

From Brum Yates

Section Footie Team circa 1988

From Brum Yates

Ron & DP

From Ron Newsome

Crew late '80s

From Brum Yates

Control Room late 80's

From Brum Yates

Command Med Inspection 1988

From Brummie Yates

Command Med Inspection 1988

From Brummie Yates

1991

From Ron Fillis

 

 

Crash Line 1979

From Gordon Ayles

 

From Gordon Ayles

My first camp St Athens after basic training arrived in March 79 at the old section then we moved in mid 80 I think John Jellyman Bob Lowison Jim Khan Deal Colin Steve George Edwards Henry Duffield Cyril Cox Jack the store man

 

That TACR pose

From Gordon Ayles

 
         

 

Youtube Video:

 

 

Kindly sent in by Bill Creaser

 

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St Mawgan:

1977

From Bob Ewing

C Crew 1980

Trevor Waugh, Jimmy Curry, Kev Barber, Chris Sharkey, Les Kightley, Terry Smallman, John Kneebone, Steve Parkinson, Andy Pittock

From Trevor Waugh

Fire Section 1980

Back Row - Chris Sharkey, John Kneebone, ?, ?, "" Kelly, Mick Abbott, Les Kightley, ?, ?, Trevor Waugh, ?, Wally Walsh, Chris Rickard, ?, Geordie Waddell, Andy Pittock, ?

Middle Row - /, /, Trevor Box, Mick Goulding, Micky Holmes, Charlie Chase, Phil Walmsley, John Daly, Steve Parkinson, Chris Wattleworth, Jimmy Curry, ?.

Front Row - ?, Ron Laughton, ?, Wilf Longmire, ?, Ian Easter.

From Trevor Waugh

Mk9 1988

From Peter Mitrovich

TACR2 1988

From Peter Mitrovich

Mk9 & Crew

From David Keogh

Mk6 at the end of its career

From Alan Hawkins

Fire Section 2014

From Peter Mitrovich

Fire Section 2014

From Peter Mitrovich

 

1977

From Alan Hawkins

1977

From Alan Hawkins

New TACR2 1978

From Alan Hawkins

 

 

Rodger (Dinger ) Bell, Helping a Scottish  Fireman (Who didn't normally celebrate Christmas)  on to a DP 2 , Christmas lunch Airmen's mess  St Mawgan 1965

From Brummie Yates

 

Section Sport, when the only thing trusted to the Fire Section from the Gym, was a Football on Saturday morning, when a crew football match would start after the weekly foam tests were completed till dusk, with an interval at lunch and a second half  till teatime  and third Half till dusk . Oh yes there are three halves in a good match!!!

 

Rodger ( Dinger ) Bell  Tackles    Scottish Sgt (Name please )  1995

From Brummie Yates

Who is the Keeper ?

1965/66ish

From Brummie Yates

 

TACR1 outside Control Tower

From Peter Mitrovich

Good Show Photo

From Kevin Pateman

Fire Section 1995

From Peter Mitrovich

 

 

 

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Stafford:

 

     

Fire Station
From Adam Griffiths

 

   
         

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Staxton Wold:

1992 from Del Fisher

 

Signing of the MOE with LAFS from Del Fisher

1992 from Del Fisher

 

1992 from Del Fisher

1992 from Del Fisher

         

 

 

 

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Stradishall:

 

1958

From Flashpoint Archives

1958

From Flashpoint Archives

1958

From Flashpoint Archives

1958

From Flashpoint Archives

 

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Strubby:

 

1967 Command Champions

Chaps 1967

Newspaper clip sent by Bob Ewing

 


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Sutton-on-Hull:

For those interested, there is a superb web site dedicated to RAF Sutton-on-Hull; click crest below to view it:

July 1959

From John Irwin

1956

From Geoff Varley

1957

Willie Farquhar, Jack O'Hare, Jimmy ?, Owen O'Hare& Roger Lee.

1957

Including:

Mick Mullen, Jack O'Hare, Owen O'Hare

Roger Lee, Jack Wilson

Aerial View

 

 

Students learning the layout of the Fordson Gas Truck.

From Q Eaton

 

1956 Tony Eaton 2nd from left

From Q Eaton 

 
         

 


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Swinderby

 

Fire Section 1959 with John Ferguson

From John Ferguson

Fire crew relaxing after a hard day!

From John Ferguson

Mick Bowden (seated), Joe Porrit (left), John Ferguson

From John Ferguson

Fire section billet

From John Ferguson

ACRT

From John Ferguson

 

Web site

 

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Sydenham

 

Mid '70s

From Olger

Crewroom

Foreground: Lfm T Wilkinson, Fm D Hanna, SAC P Porter & SAC J Struggles

Background: Fm W Hamilton & Fm W Anderson

From Olger

Mid 70's

From Olger

Mid 70's

From Olger

Group Photo

From Holger

Riot control foam trials

From Olger

Riot control foam trials

From Olger

Riot control foam trials

From Olger

Riot control foam trials

From Olger

Domestic

Baz Bennett & 2 other firemen

From Anne Bennett

Early 70s

Barney Barnet 3rd from left

From Anne Bennett

 

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Syerston

Click here to view rare footage of the Vulcan crash at Syerston in 1958.  Kindly supplied by Allan Evans.

 

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Tangmere:

 

Contract Firemen Circa 1958

From David Wickwar

Crash Line Circa 1960

From David Wickwar

 

Fire Station Circa 1965

From David Wickwar

Fire Station Circa 1968

From David Wickwar

         

 

Museum Web Site

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Ternhill:

 

Crash Line

From Jim Johnson

Mk 8

From Jim Johnson

 

 

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Thorney Island:

ACRT Circa 1963

From David Wickwar

Fire Station 1975

From David Wickwar

Bogged in Mk6 Circa 1963

From David Wickwar

Practice Crash Circa 1963

From David Wickwar

Thorney Island Reunion at Shoreham Airport 1995

From David Wickwar

Mk 7 26AG84 as new in 1965

From David Wickwar

Mk 7 26AG84 in 1975

From David Wickwar

Mk 7 26AG84 as Command Reserve late 70's

From David Wickwar

Mk 7 26AG84 prior to restoration 2008

From David Wickwar

1961

J Catchpole & Bob Grayling

From Gordon Went

1961

From Gordon Went

1962

Chalky White, Jock and Gordon Went

From Gordon Went

 


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Tobruk:

 

Main Gate 1962

From Brum Yates

Fire Section Tobruk

From Brum Yates

The Long and Short of things

Lofty Jennings 6ft 7in & ken King 5ft 4in

From Brum Yates

1964

Lofty Jennings Jock Law Brum Yates

From Brum Yates

Doorstep Quartet

Bob Gibson Loty Jennings Bill Ritchie Brum Yates &Tam the dog 63-64

From Brum Yates

Abrim - The Dhobhi Walla

From Brum Yates

Normal section strength 2x Bedford Domestics

From Brum Yates

Exersise Triplexwest

DP and ACRT for Heli moves and Armoured Fighting Vehicles refueling after they had come off Ships

From Brum Yates

Moving cattle off the *Football Pitch* for Heli Landing

From Brum Yates

Sycamore landing on the football pitch

From Brum Yates

Improvisation

1 Bedford u/s Have an ACRT and 4 Trailer pumps instead (Nothing ever changes does it ?)

From Brum Yates

1964

John Boulton " Panic Tanning"

From Brum Yates

Beford Dom and 1 Ton Austin Water Bowser

From Brum Yates

Water Bowser

I bent it. A couple of days later it cost me 3 days loss of pay and Ive still got the scar on my head 47 years later.

Brum Yates

Charlie Woolworths

You want it - he's got it

From Brummie Yates

Geordie Waugh 1964

From Brummie Yates

1964

Sgt Jim Walsh ,Jim Pancott, Loffty Jenings, Dan Wilkinson , Cpl Joe Summers

From Brummie Yates

Best Extra Duty Ever !!!

Sunday Morning down to the Offiers beach club to wash down the patio's ,10 mins. Use all the Officers facilities including their bar, 2 hrs {Whilst they were at church}& afree beer each, for our "hard work"Priceless.

From Brummie Yates

Saville Row

From Flashpoint Archives

Mick Lally, Ginger Barret, Pat Hogan, Jim Pancott ,Les Walker ,Lofty Jennings and Bob the Dog

From Brummie Yates

Lofty Jennings, *Slops*, Bill Ritchie

From Brummie Yates

Tobruk Harbour Pump test (And Swimming )

From Brummie Yates

Geordie McNally and Brum Yates

From Brummie Yates

 

 

Brand new Bedford Domestic

From Clive Lancaster

Shiny Bedford Domestics

Mid '60s

From Pete McMurray

Old Fire Truck

From Clive Lancaster

 

 

The good  old  Days!! The boss wants a hard standing get the duty crew to do it. Cpl Joe Summers and SAC Stan Ralwlingson hard at it.

From Brummie  Yates

Bedford Domestic U/S  Have a Leyland Hippo Foam Strip Layer  in its place

From Brummie  Yates

 

Foam Strip Layer on loan from RAF El Adem

From Brummie  Yates

Sarge , Brummie  Yates'  Chicken  has  S**t  on the Trailer Pump AGAIN !!!!

From Brummie  Yates

 

 

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Topcliffe:

Fire Section

From Q Eaton

Fire Section

From Q Eaton

RIV

From Q Eaton

Fire Section 2009

From Q Eaton

 

 

Brian Douglas with crew 1963

2nd from left George Brown, 2nd from right Tony Gelder

 

Jock Halliday with Crew 1963

From Brian Douglas

 
         

 

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