New Site Updates

 

 

For those who return to the site seeking to know which pages have been updated can be difficult. To help, as pages are updated, details will be logged below for the past month only and in date order. Minor updates or changes will not be logged. To quickly go to the page concerned please click on the Hyperlink

Date

Update

1 August 2012

RFA Easedale – several US warships alongside to refuel (1944) added

1 August 2012

RFA Green Ranger – in dry dock (1943) and one US warship alongside to refuel (1944) added

1 August 2012

RFA Red Dragon – several US warships alongside to refuel (1944 & 1945) added

1 August 2012

RFA Black Ranger – two US warships alongside to refuel (1942) added

1 August 2012

RFA Belgol – grounding and various US warships alongside to refuel them (1943) added

1 August 2012

RFA Fortol – alongside a US warship to refuel her (1944) added

31 July 2012

RFA Operations – 1942 Operation Vigorous, 1942 Operation Torch, 1945 Operation Zipper, 1953 Operation Weldfast, 1957 Operation Crescent, 1972 Operation Zealous, 1979 Operation Culex, 2001 Operation Veritas, 2006 Operation Highbrow, 2008 Operation Zest and 2011 Operation Ellamy all added

31 July 2012

RFA Pearleaf (1) – alongside several US warships to refuel them (1943) added

31 July 2012

RFA War Bahadur – alongside numerous US warships to refuel them (1944 & 1945) added

31 July 2012

RFA Freshbrook – supplying fresh water to a US warship and to a USCG Cutter (1943 & 1944) added

31 July 2012

RFA Diligence – fire onboard while in refit (2012) added

31 July 2012

RFA War Bharata – alongside various US warships to refuel them (1942) added

31 July 2012

Roll of Honour – RFA Dinsdale – Seaman discharged dead (1942) added

30 July 2012

RFA Sea Salvor – historical data & movement (1954) added

30 July 2012

RFA Dingledale – movements (1942 & 1945) and 2 images (1943) added

30 July 2012

RFA Derwentdale (1) – further movements (1941) added

29 July 2012

RFA Reward – as HMS Reward – movement (1954) added

29 July 2012

RFA Rapidol – alongside two HM Warships supplying fuel (1942) added

29 July 2012

RFA Fernleaf after RFA service – as British Fern – movements (1920 & 1921) added

29 July 2012

RFA Brown Ranger – movements (1942, 1944 and 1952) added

28 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary – Jabira – ships details posted

28 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary – Cove – ships details posted

28 July 2012

RFA Northmark – as HMS Bulawayo – movement (1949) added

28 July 2012

RFA War Nizam – Greaser discharged dead (1923) added

28 July 2012

RFA Fortol – alongside two HM Warships supplying fuel (1942) added

28 July 2012

RFA King Salvor – as HMS Kingfisher – Commissioned & Captain appointed (1954) added

28 July 2012

RFA Fort Duquesne – movement (1954) added

27 July 2012

RFA Slavol – 2nd Steward discharged dead (1923) added

27 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary – Eblana – ships details posted

27 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary – Helmsman – ships details posted

27 July 2012

British Empire Medal – Diver Hugh Allan’s award (1945) added

27 July 2012

RFA Fort Beauharnois – movement (1954) added

27 July 2012

RFA Cherryleaf (1) – image (1945) added

27 July 2012

RFA Operations – 1942 Operation Stream, 1961 Operation Vantage, 1968 Operation Tusker, 1975 Operation Stella, 1997 Operation Tillar, 1998 Operation Tellas, 2006 Operation Vela – all added

26 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary – Harden – ships details posted

26 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary – Fort Wayne – ships details posted

26 July 2012

RFA Limol – Greaser discharged dead (1924) added

26 July 2012

RFA Olna (1) – Able Seaman discharged dead (1924) added

26 July 2012

RFA Mollusc – image (1918) added

26 July 2012

RFA Black Ranger – collision (1954) added

26 July 2012

RFA Lyme Bay – movements (2012) added

26 July 2012

RFA Blue Ranger – further movements (1942) added

25 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary – Fort Wrangell – ships details posted

25 July 2012

Roll of Honour – twenty seven updates (1923 to 1925) added

25 July 2012

RFA War Nawab – Fireman discharged dead (1925) added

25 July 2012

RFA Montenol – alongside HM Warship supplying fuel (1941) added

25 July 2012

RFA Oligarch (2) – historical data (1942 and 1943) added

25 July 2012

RFA Fort George – offered for sale (2012) added

25 July 2012

RFA Cedardale – further movements (1941) added

24 July 2012

RFA Operations – Operation Rupert/R4 (1941), Operation Scottish (1945), Operation Hotbed (1945) and Operation Judgement (1945) added

24 July 2012

RFA Abbeydale – alongside three HM Warships supplying fuel (1942) added

24 July 2012

RFA Saucy – salvage money paid for the salvage of the RMS Queen Elizabeth (1949) added

24 July 2012

RFA War Bharata – Sailor and a Fireman both discharged dead (1924) and a Fireman and a 4th Engineer Officer both discharged dead (1925) added

24 July 2012

RFA Scotol – 2nd Officer discharged dead (1923) added

24 July 2012

RFA Petrella – Greaser discharged dead (1923) added

24 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary – Exmouth – ships details posted

24 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary – Volturnus – ships details posted

23 July 2012

RFA War Diwan – Donkeyman Greaser discharged dead (1923) and Sailor discharged dead (1924) added

23 July 2012

RFA Maine (3) – Assistant Steward discharged dead (1923) added

23 July 2012

RFA Burma – Greaser discharged dead (1923) added

23 July 2012

British Birch – after RFA service as RFA Birchleaf – Greaser discharged dead (1923) added

23 July 2012

RFA War Brahmin – Fireman discharged dead (1924) and Fireman discharged dead (1925) added

23 July 2012

RFA Mixol – alongside HM Warship supplying fuel (1941) added

23 July 2012

RFA Gray Ranger – further movements (1942) and one image added

23 July 2012

RFA Cairndale – further movements (1940 and 1941) added

22 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary – Howden – ships details posted

22 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary – Liberty – ships details posted

22 July 2012

RFA Ruthenia – Fitter discharged dead (1923) added

22 July 2012

RFA Francol – Master discharged dead (1924) added

22 July 2012

RFA Perthshire – Labourer discharged dead (1925) added

22 July 2012

RFA War Bharata – alongside HM Warship supplying fuel (1942) added

22 July 2012

RFA Wave Knight (2) – movements (2010 and 2012) added

21 July 2012

RFA Oleander (2) – 2nd Engineer Officer discharged dead (1924) added

21 July 2012

RFA Celerol – alongside HM Warship supplying fuel (1942) added

21 July 2012

Innissulva – after RFA service – Able Seaman discharged dead (1925) added

21 July 2012

RFA British Beacon – Greaser and an Able Seaman both discharged dead (1924) and the Chief Steward discharged dead (1925) added

21 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary – Skipper – ships details posted

21 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary – Pool Fisher – ships details posted

21 July 2012

RFA Rapidol – Master and an Oilman both discharged dead (1924) and a Butler discharged dead (1925) added

21 July 2012

RFA Fort Charlotte – Sailor discharged dead (1958) added

21 July 2012

RFA Prestol – alongside HM Warship supplying fuel (1942) added

21 July 2012

RFA Spa alongside HM Warship supplying fresh water (1942) added

21 July 2012

RFA Orangeleaf (3) – movement (2012) added

20 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliaries – Brixham – ships details posted

20 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliaries – Crown of Castille – ships details posted

20 July 2012

RFA Fort Duquesne – Donkeyman Greaser discharged dead (1959) added

20 July 2012

RFA Argus – movements (2012) added

20 July 2012

RFA Wave King – Assistant Steward discharged dead (1958) added

20 July 2012

Blue Rover – after RFA Service – as NRP Berrio – movements (2012) added

20 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliaries – Don – ships details posted

20 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliaries – Leicester – ships details posted

20 July 2012

RFA Bison – alongside HM Warship supplying ammunition (1941) added

20 July 2012

RFA War Afridi – alongside HM Warship supplying fuel (1942) added

20 July 2012

RFA War Diwan – movement (1936) added

19 July 2012

RFA Wave Baron – Deck Storekeeper discharged dead (1962) added

19 July 2012

RFA Fort Langley – Assistant Steward discharged dead (1963) added

19 July 2012

RFA Sea Salvor – Able Seaman discharged dead (1958) added

19 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliaries – Buccaneer – ships details posted

19 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliaries – Crown of Arragon – ships details posted

19 July 2012

RFA Resource – movement (1977) added

19 July 2012

RFA War Brahmin – movements (1947) added

18 July 2012

RFA Black Ranger – Pumpman discharged dead (1959) added

18 July 2012

RFA Wave Prince – Chief Engineer Officer discharged dead (1961) added

18 July 2012

RFA Fort Rosalie (2) – movements (July 2012) added

18 July 2012

RFA Maine (4) – historical data (1947) added

18 July 2012

RFA Lyness – movements (1977) added

17 July 2012

RFA Gold Ranger – Chief Cook discharged dead (1963) added

17 July 2012

RFA Olwen (2) – Donkeyman Greaser discharged dead (1970) added

17 July 2012

RFA Wave Duke – Seaman 1st Class discharged dead (1958) added

17 July 2012

RFA Cedardale – Pantryman discharged dead (1958) added

17 July 2012

RFA Orangeleaf (3) – movement (July 2012) added

17 July 2012

Sir Galahad (2) – after RFA Service – as NDD Garcia D’Availa – movements (2012) added

16 July 2012

RFA Oleander (4) – as RFA Olmeda – movements and historical data (1968, 1970, 1974 to 1975 and 1977) added

16 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliaries – Prome – image (1942 & 1944) and historical data (1945) added

16 July 2012

RFA War Nizam – movements (1938) added

16 July 2012

Roll of Honour – thirty seven updates (1951, 1956 to 1964 and 1970) added

16 July 2012

NAV Isleford – three images and details of grounding (1932) added

16 July 2012

RFA Oakol (2) – Donkeyman Greaser discharged dead (1961) added

16 July 2012

RFA Fort Dunvegan – Donkeyman Greaser discharged dead (1961) added

16 July 2012

RFA Bayleaf (2) – Chief Cook discharged dead (1962) added

15 July 2012

RFA Wave Ruler (2) – movements (July 2012) added

15 July 2012

RFA Fort Constantine – Two Secunny’s and two Firemen discharged dead (1958) added

15 July 2012

RFA Wave Laird – Sailor discharged dead (1957) added

15 July 2012

RFA Wave Conqueror – Seaman discharged dead (1957) added

15 July 2012

RFA Darkdale – three images (1941) added

15 July 2012

RFA Fort Duquesne – movements (1959) added

14 July 2012

RFA Sir Bedivere – after RFA service – movements and image (2012) added

14 July 2012

RFA Fort Rosalie (1) – Sailor discharged dead (1960), Chief Cook discharged dead (1963) and Fireman discharged dead (1964) all added

14 July 2012

RFA Wave Sovereign – Fireman discharged dead (1961) added

14 July 2012

RFA Robert Middleton – Able Seaman discharged dead (1964) added

14 July 2012

RFA C85 – after RFA service, as Conformity – Able Seaman discharged dead (1964) added

7 July 2012

RFA Empire Ace – before RFA service – historical data (1943 & 1947) added

7 July 2012

RFA Wave Ruler (1) – Chief Officer discharged dead (1962) and Catering Boy discharged dead (1963) both added

7 July 2012

RFA Blue Ranger – 3rd Engineer Officer discharged dead (1956) and Able Seaman discharged dead (1960) both added

7 July 2012

RFA Tideflow – Fireman discharged dead (1959), Able Seaman discharged dead (1960) and Donkeyman Greaser discharged dead (1964) all added

7 July 2012

RFA Wave Chief – Quartermaster discharged dead (1958) and Donkeyman Greaser discharged dead (1964) both added

6 July 2012

RFA Eddycreek – Donkeyman/Greaser discharged dead (1957) added

6 July 2012

RFA Tide Austral – Chief Steward discharged dead (1957) added

6 July 2012

RFA Wave Protector – Engine Room Serang discharged dead (1956) added

6 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliaries Zaria – image (1915) added

6 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliaries Gransha – movements (1902, 1909 and 1912) added

5 July 2012

RFA Growler (1) – image (1914) added

5 July 2012

RFA Amherst – movement (1956) added

5 July 2012

RFA Airsprite – movement (1960) added

5 July 2012

RFA Eddycliff – alongside HM ship to refuel (1956) and movements (1960) added

5 July 2012

RFA Echodale – Lascar Class 1 discharged dead (1951) added

4 July 2012

RFA Limol – image (1923) added

4 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliaries Tringa – ships details posted, Captain, Chief Engineer (1914), collision (1915) and other historical data added

4 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliaries Zaria – ships details posted, eighteen of the crew discharged dead (1914 to 1919) added

4 July 2012

RFA Hickorol – image (1922) added

4 July 2012

RFA War Nizam – image (1922) added

4 July 2012

RFA Prosperous – movement (1959) added

3 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliaries Hong Peng – ships details added, movements and other historical data posted

3 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliaries John Sanderson – Captain and Chief Engineer Officer (1914) added

3 July 2012

RFA Ruthenia – historical data (1922 & 1923) added

3 July 2012

RFA Oakol (1) – image (1918) added

3 July 2012

RFA Tide Austral – movement (1960) added

3 July 2012

RFA Fort Dunvegan – movements (1959) added

3 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary Felspar – movements (1939 to 1945) added

3 July 2012

Requisitioned Auxiliary Armourer – movements and collision (1910) and image(1930) added

2 July 2012

RFA Hebe – additional historical data (1962) added

2 July 2012

RFA Fort Rosalie (1) – movement (1960) added

2 July 2012

RFA Growler (2) – historical data (1953 & 1957) added

2 July 2012

RFA Argus – movements (2010 & 2012) added

2 July 2012

RFA Enforcer – historical data (1957) added