After the event as RBL Dawlish Branch chairman Richard Hayward was joined at the club by fellow Merchant Navy man, Red Duster raiser Barry Cockram. Richard said: ‘He served in the Merchant Navy, he joined in 1968 serving with The Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA). During his time he served on the RFA’s Retainer, Tidesurge, Engadine and Lyness.
Merchant Navy Day commemorated in Dawlish
- Post published:6 September 2022