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Royal Fleet Auxiliary

Royal Fleet Auxiliary

The Royal Fleet Auxiliary was formed originally to supply the fleet of the Royal Navy with  powder, timber, canvas, victuals and essentials. It has developed into a complex multipurpose flotilla that is still manned by British seafarers who are part of the Merchant Navy.

 

Title: Royal Fleet Auxiliary
Record Type: Organisations
Type: Military
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 52322