Mech1 Jan Hibbard
wrote that he remembers the MEO Lieut David Oddie who left the
ship in Mombasa mid '66. Other members of the ME Department were
the Chief Tiff Norman Wright, ERA's Charley Thistleton, Ben Williams,
Bill Shirtliffe, Mech Fred West ? Jones, POMEs Frank Malone DSM, Frank
Johnson, Mac McGillvary, Tommo Thompson, Ginger Scott, Dusty Millar.
There were of course others but after 40 odd years my memory is a little
dim! Cox'n Blood Reid,
larger than life, the stories of him are legion.
Jimmy was Nigel Kennedy and of course Cdr Martin Sands relieved Cdr
George Brewer about halfway through. Times change,
but ships like Carysfort gave us a damn good grounding for life!
It's good to have this site, really no more than the old girl deserves,
she was special.