HMS Dragon joins the fleet

Discussion in 'Royal Navy' started by MoD_RSS, Apr 23, 2012.

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  2. We have a Fleet ?
     
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  3. We like to let them have their moment, how are they going to field 15 "sailors" on Saturday when all they have is a couple of pedalos
     
  4. Shame hulls 7 to 12 won't be joining the Fleet too.
     
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  5. They should have delayed it until today (St George's Day). It would have been more appropriate for a ship named HMS Dragon
     

  6. Don't temp providence, George buggered up the Dragon and knowing the RN's luck....
     
  7. St David's day would have more appropriate as she is affiliated to Cardiff.
     
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  8. Apparently the Met Police is now larger than the Royal Navy (In numbers, not necessarily waist size {unless you believe Winsor pt 2})

    My Grandad was on the Original Dragon in 1919 - shelled off Riga and eventually sunk as part of the man made harbour in Normandy
     
  9. The Met have a Navy!
     
  10. Yes they do, of a sort: