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L.Cpl Hulley (DRR)
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YOUTUBE
Tony Cowell recommends:-
Hubble Pointing at Nothing
This is fascinating. I challenge you to wrap your mind around this. Apparently our planet, even our galaxy, is like a tiny speck of sand in an immense ocean.
In 1996 astronomers pointed the Hubble Space Telescope at what appeared to be absolutely nothing and left it there for 10 days, and then in 2004, they did it again for 11 days. This time...
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Category: Nostalgia
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Posted on Dec 30, 2013

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Peter Browne (4RR)
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SGT BARBEAR
Derek de Kock (RhAF) Writes:-
Does anybody know what became of Fred Bear (Barbear) the PTS drifter/mascot. This is a request from my daughter who would be prepared to buy him from current owner. She would LOVE to have him.

Derek forgets that Barbear was promoted to Sergeant and comes from a fine pedigree. Please see http://www.ourstory.com/thread.html?t=356057#435863 for his...
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Posted on Dec 23, 2013

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J T Chinyamakobvu (RhSigs)
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WINTERRISING LINK
Roland Charles (RhAF) recommends (so does ORAFs) link
Why I Flew my Hunter through Tower Bridge - 5th April 1968 by Flight Lieutenant Al Pollock
Hawker Hunter Appreciation Society page on Face book.
Visit http://www.rafjever.org/4sqnper004.htm

A DAY SPENT WITH INTAF
Peter Henning (INTAF) Writes:-
I have just been chatting to my mate Peter Terry-Lloyd about his trip to...
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Posted on Dec 16, 2013

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Anthony Webb (DRR)
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PHOTO - CARPENTERS SHOP NEW SARUM
Skippy Mitchell (RhArmy) Writes:-
I would think the picture was taken in 1980 sometime (not the mid 70’s) as they all seem to be wearing the Zimbabwe Independence Medal ribbon?

Mike Hamence (RhAF) Writes:-
That photo brings back a host of memories; Bill Ramsay fought for years to be promoted to 'Master Tech'. It was only after HA Watson retired that he was granted...
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Posted on Dec 09, 2013

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Hugh McDulling
Rogues Gallery

INCINERATOR
John (Gomo) Hill Writes
Is this not a secret weapon devised by the Ground Coverage team to give a hot view of the women dancing nude on a far ridge
Gomo
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OUR SALLY
Saillie Hammond Writes:-
Thank you for a lovely tribute to Sally Donaldson (nee Stevens).
Sally and I lived on Caithness Road, Hillside Bulawayo. We attended Townsend School and sang in the choir together. Sally had a...
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Posted on Dec 31, 2012