RFA Personnel on STUFT Ships Coming Soon!

In 1982, when the British Task Force sailed for the South Atlantic it had been quickly realised that extra ships would be needed to transport the vast amounts of supplies and troops to the conflict zone, and so various ships of the UK Merchant fleet were either chartered or requisitioned for use.  These ships were called STUFT ships, an acronym that means Ships Taken Up From Trade.


Coming soon – to be published April 2012.