Richard Walker

I joined the Bayleaf in Immingham on the 1st October 1963, this being my first ship in the RFA. I had previously served my apprenticeship with Furness Whithy and then obtained my Second Mates certificate, Foreign Going, in the summer of 1963 before joining the RFA.

RFA WAVE RULER 1965 -1966 by Richard Walker

By Richard Walker with considerable input from John Redhead. I joined this ship as third officer on the 20th April 1965 after having flown to Malta overnight the 18th to 19th to relieving, Neville Wright. I was promoted to Second…
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Wave Ruler

RFA BAYLEAF 1963 – 1964 By Richard Walker

I joined the Bayleaf in Immingham on the 1st October 1963, this being my first ship in the RFA. I had previously served my apprenticeship with Furness Whithy and then obtained my Second Mates certificate, Foreign Going, in the summer…
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